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Title Microparametric syntax and dialect variation [electronic resource] / edited by James R. Black, Virginia Motapanyane.

Imprint Amsterdam ; Philadelphia : J. Benjamins, c1996.


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Description xviii, 269 p. : ill.
Series Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science. Series IV, Current issues in linguistic theory, 0304-0763 ; v. 139
Amsterdam studies in the theory and history of linguistic science. Series IV, Current issues in linguistic theory ; v. 139.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Microparametric syntax : some introductory remarks / Richard S. Kayne -- Une analyse microparamétrique des moyens dans les langues romanes / J.-Marc Authier & Lisa Reed -- Treating that-trace variation / Philip Branigan -- Negative particle questions : a dialectal comparison / Lisa L.-S. Cheng, C.-T. James Huang & C.-C. Jane Tang -- Imperative inversion in Belfast English / Alison Henry -- Scandinavian possessive constructions from a northern Swedish viewpoint / Anders Holmberg & Görel Sandström -- The occasional absence of anaphoric agreement in Labrador Inuttut / Alana Johns -- Hypothetical infinitives and crosslinguistic variations in continental and Quebec French / France Martineau & Virginia Motapanyane -- The second person singular interrogative in the traditional vernacular of the Bolton metropolitan area / Graham Shorrocks -- Reflexives, pronouns, and subject/verb agreement in Icelandic and Faroese / Knut Tarald Taraldsen -- Adverbial quantifiers and dialectal variation in a minimalist framework / Marie-Thérèse Vinet -- Verb clusters in continental West Germanic dialects / Jan-Wouter Zwart.
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. Ann Arbor, MI : ProQuest, 2015. Available via World Wide Web. Access may be limited to ProQuest affiliated libraries.
Language Includes one contribution in French.
Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Syntax.
Language and languages -- Variation.
Linguistic geography.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Added Author Black, James R.
Motapanyane, Virginia.
ProQuest (Firm)
ISBN 155619594X (alk. paper)
9027236437 (Eur.)
9789027276223 (e-book)

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