A Comparative Syntax of the Dialects
By (author) Adam Ledgeway
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Comparative Syntax of the Dialects by Adam Ledgeway
Book DescriptionThe book investigates the little studied syntax of the dialects of southern Italy. In addition to providing a descriptive account of a wide range of syntactic phenomena , the discussion shows how the model of language embodied in Chomskya s (1995) Minimalist Program can be profitably extended to the study of the syntax of southern Italian dialects, focusing on such topics as Case--marking and finite, infinitival and participial complementation.
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Book DetailsISBN: 9780631221661
(229mm x 151mm x 19mm)
Imprint: Blackwell Publishers
Publisher: John Wiley and Sons Ltd
Publish Date: 2-Jan-2000
Country of Publication: United Kingdom
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Author Biography - Adam Ledgeway
Adam Ledgeway is Lecturer in the Department of Italian at the University of Cambridge.
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