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Title Wh-movement : moving on / edited by Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng and Norbert Corver
Published Cambridge, Mass. : MIT Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (xi, 353 pages)
Series Current studies in linguistics ; 42
Current studies in linguistics series ; 42
Contents Foreword / Noam Chomsky -- Lines of Inquiry into Wh- Movement / Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng and Norbert Corver -- Part I. Wh-Phrases and Pied-Piping -- On Wh-Head Movement / Caterina Donati -- The Pied-Piper Feature / Akira Watanabe -- Pied-Piping, Feature Movement, and Wh-Subjects / Brian Agbayani -- Part II. A-Chains and Copy Theory -- On the Form of Chains : Criterial Positions and ECP Effects / Luigi Rizzi -- On Overt and Covert Wh- and Relative Movement in Hindi and Punjabi / Henrietta Yang -- Movement, Wh-Agreement, and Apparent Wh-in-Situ / Chris H. Reintges, Philip LeSourd, and Sandra Chung -- Part III. Cyclicity and Locality -- Conceptions of the Cycle / Howard Lasnik -- On the Relaxation of Intervention Effects / Toru Ishii -- Part IV. Wh-Constructions -- Top Issues in Questions : Topics- Topicalization- Topicalizability / Kleanthes K. Grohmann -- Mechanisms of Wh- Saturation and Interpretation in Multiple Wh-Movement / Balazs Suranyi -- On the Structural Height of Reason Wh-Adverbials : Acquisition and Consequences / Heejeong Ko
Summary Linguists reconsider issues raised in Chomsky's 1977 article "On Wh-movement" from the perspective of current Minimalist theory
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Interrogative.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Syntax.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Word order.
Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Form Electronic book
Author Cheng, Lisa Lai Shen.
Corver, Norbert, 1963-
LC no. 2005058016
ISBN 0262033461 (hbk.)
026227017X (electronic bk.)
0262532794 (paperback)
1429477245 (electronic bk.)
9780262033466 (hbk.)
9780262270175 (electronic bk.)
9780262532792 (paperback)
9781429477246 (electronic bk.)