By Miriam Butt,Tracy Holloway King
Case marking alternations and the overt cognizance of case marking inside unmarried clauses, together with case stacking, have persisted to have interaction the eye of linguists operating with various syntactic theories. The phenomenon of clause union or advanced predication has led linguists to examine case marking and argument recognition that is going past the area of the only clause. whatever the complexity or simplicity of the predicational constitution of a clause, the papers incorporated during this quantity express how the connection among arguments and their overt cognizance will be dealt with.
These papers additionally deal with a number of case marking in Australian languages, possessor alternation in Welsh, directional advanced predicates in American Indian languages, and causatives in eastern. additionally, they talk about representational concerns that surround underspecification and the encoding of semantic details had to be sure the correspondence of thematic arguments to their overt syntactic realization.
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