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This book examines the distribution of anaphors and pronouns. Through a detailed analysis of simplex and complex anaphors in Dutch and English, as well as other Romance and Germanic languages, the authors show that the relationship between an anaphor and its antecedent can be captured in terms of ge...

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Main Author: Rooryck, Johan
Other Authors: Wyngaerd, Guido J. vanden
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2011, 2011
Series:Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics / Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This book examines the distribution of anaphors and pronouns. Through a detailed analysis of simplex and complex anaphors in Dutch and English, as well as other Romance and Germanic languages, the authors show that the relationship between an anaphor and its antecedent can be captured in terms of general Minimalist principles
Physical Description:xvi, 325 p. ill
ISBN:9780191731785
0191731781