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  1. Rint Sybesma, Glot Int'l 3-4. With interview with Steven Pinker

Message 1: Glot Int'l 3-4. With interview with Steven Pinker

Date: Mon, 26 Apr 1999 11:24:06 +0200
From: Rint Sybesma <>
Subject: Glot Int'l 3-4. With interview with Steven Pinker

Table of Contents
G l o t I n t e r n a t i o n a l Vol. 4, Issue 3

Editors: Lisa Cheng and Rint Sybesma <>;

*Interview* with Steven Pinker
"There has to be something innate on anyone's theory, otherwise we wouldn't
be any different from pancakes!"

"No lack of determination"
Greg Carlson on Determinerless noun phrases

Neil Smith on "Bonobos"

"Syntax of possessive phrases and acquisition of whose-questions: a
comparative study of child L1 and L2 grammars"
by Elena V. Gavruseva (Georgetown, 1997)
reviewed by Susan M. Powers

"Comparative studies in word order variation: adverbs, pronouns, and clause
structure in Romance and Germanic"
by Christopher Laenzlinger (Geneva, 1996)
reviewed by Thomas Ernst

*Book reviews*
"Not everything is possible"
by Ton van der Wouden
reviewing Raffaella Zanuttini's "Negation and clausal structure: a
comparative study of Romance languages" (OUP USA, 1997)

"Counting for linguists"
by Andrew Carnie, Explaining Microsoft Word98's renumbering features

*Book notices*

*Conference reports*
"Workshop on Ellipsis in Conjunction"
(Berlin, October 1998)
"Western Conference on Linguistics 10"
(Tempe, Arizona, October 1998)
by Kleanthes K. Grohmann 

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