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LINGUIST List 17.2850

Sun Oct 01 2006

Qs: Copy Without Deletion

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        1.    John Edwards, Copy Without Deletion


Message 1: Copy Without Deletion
Date: 30-Sep-2006
From: John Edwards <x_rays_x78hotmail.com>
Subject: Copy Without Deletion


German allows for an intermediate wh-trace in C to be phonetically realized
if it is monomorphemic (Nunes 2001 etc):

1. wen meinst du wen sie liebt
whom believe you whom she loves

Chinese resultative clause also does not delete the lower copy of verb, like:
2. ta kan shu kan de hen lei
he read books read DE very tired

I am trying to argue for copying without deletion. Does any of you here
know more data from other languages in this regards? Thanks a lot.

Linguistic Field(s): Syntax

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