By Yoshiki Ogawa

ISBN-10: 0195143876

ISBN-13: 9780195143874

ISBN-10: 0195143884

ISBN-13: 9780195143881

Syntactically talking, it has lengthy been identified that noun words are parallel to clauses in lots of respects. whereas so much syntactic theories comprise this precept, nouns have mostly been considered as not as good as verbs by way of their licensing skills, and nominal projections were considered as much less complicated than verbal projections by way of the variety of practical different types that they comprise. Ogawa, even though, argues that clauses and noun words are completely parallel. This publication presents a unified conception of clauses and noun words, finally supporting to simplify various thorny concerns within the syntax/morphology interface.

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