Includes bibliographical references (p. -195) and indexes.
pt. 1. Preliminary chapters -- pt. 2. Structural history : the emergence of complementizers and quotatives -- pt. 3. Functional history : the changes in the functional domain of complementation from 2500 BC to 500 BC -- pt. 4. The development of complementation as an adaptive process.
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