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Title: Predicates Across Categories: Towards a Category-Neutral Syntax
Written By: Rose-Marie Déchaine
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This work attempts a principled and coherent account of the Aristotelian sentence within modern generative grammar. Predication is understood as a licensing relation, and a category-neutral theory of predication is proposed, with consequences for two domains of grammar: 'inside' and 'outside' the predicate.

Publication Year: 1993
Publisher: Graduate Linguistic Students' Association, Umass
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Linguistic Field(s): Syntax
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Pages: 548
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