By Roberta D'Alessandro,Susann Fischer,Gunnar Hrafn Hrafnbjargarson
This e-book brings jointly students who've been engaged on contract regulations in the generative framework. The articles diversity from syntactic to morphological techniques, investigating diverse domain names of contract regulations, akin to the individual Case Constraint, nominative items, and Quirky Case regulations in a sequence of eu and Non-European languages, supplying new info and novel analyses for either, new and recognized proof. This ebook collects varied and correct experiences during this box and offers a common evaluate of different theoretical techniques all for the morphological, syntactic and semantic homes of contract limit phenomena.
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