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Syntax of Imperatives in English and Geramic: Word Order Variation in the Minimalist Framework Laura Rupp

Syntax of Imperatives in English and Geramic: Word Order Variation in the Minimalist Framework

Laura Rupp

Published February 22nd 2003
ISBN : 9780333993422
Hardcover
224 pages
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This informative book examines several aspects of the syntax of imperative clauses in English and in a variety of other Germanic languages in the context of the challenge that apparent optional movement poses for the Minimalist Program. At a moreMoreThis informative book examines several aspects of the syntax of imperative clauses in English and in a variety of other Germanic languages in the context of the challenge that apparent optional movement poses for the Minimalist Program. At a more general level, the book engages in current debate on one of the key issues in syntactic theory - the motivation for displacement operations in natural language.