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By Andrew Barss

Anaphora: A Reference Guide is a suite of essays that record at the significant result of contemporary examine in anaphora and set the level for additional inquiry.

  • Reports at the significant result of contemporary study in anaphora and units the level for additional inquiry.
  • Features contributions from one of the world's prime researchers on anaphora.
  • Presents an exhilarating photograph of ways huge the phenomenon of anaphora is and the way it may well demonstrate many mysterious houses of language.
  • Includes articles of curiosity to many disciplines, together with philosophy of language, philosophy of brain, cognitive technological know-how, linguistics, language reviews, cognitive psychology, and psycholinguistics.

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NOM . . eci . . V bound variable anaphora available b. QP2-ACC/DAT QP1-NOM V the reading QP2 > QP1 available In the terms of the Essential Analysis, the observations in (55) are accounted for by assuming that these are instances of the Deep OS-type. Some instances of the OS-type construction, however, pattern as in (56), contrary to the widely held assumption just noted: (56) a. *QPi-ACC/DAT . . [NP . . NP . . ]-NOM . . ti . . V bound variable anaphora unavailable b. QP2-ACC/DAT QP1-NOM V the reading QP2 > QP1 unavailable It follows that such an OS-type construction can only be an instance of the Surface OS-type.

Mary-ga [PP zibun-ga{ e/so-itu-o} Ittai dare-oi the:hell who-ACC Mary-NOM self-NOM that-guy-ACC ti osieta-nitigainai to] sonkeisiteiru kara] [CP Chomsky-ga admire because Chomsky-NOM taught-must COMP omotteiru no? ) (the fact that) the diamond and rubyi, [the merchant who was traveling in various towns looking for [the person who would buy it]] said [that Mary bought ti]” (Yoshimura 1992:132–6 (48c)–(51c)) Saito (1992) cites the examples in (69), which have a structure schematized in (66b): (69) [so-itu-no hahaoya]-ga [Hanako-ga ti a.

Deep OS-type: PF: NP-ACC/DAT (= DL) . . NP-NOM . . V LF: NP-ACC/DAT (= DL) [ . . NP-NOM . . V] b. Surface OS-type: PF: NP-ACC/DAT (= DL) . . NP-NOM . . V LF: NP-NOM [ . . NP-ACC/DAT (= DL) . . 21 Therefore, the properties of the OS-type construction should be classified as follows: (45) (46) 21 Properties of the Deep OS-type (one more to be added later): Absence of WCO effects Properties of the Surface OS-type (one more to be added later): a. Preservation of WCO effects b. Reconstruction effects c.

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