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Title: Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2004
Subtitle: Selected papers from 'Going Romance', Leiden, 9–11 December 2004
Edited By: Jenny Doetjes
Paz González
Series Title: Current Issues in Linguistic Theory 278

This volume brings together a selection of papers from the eighteenth
'Going Romance' symposium, held at Leiden University, 9–11 December 2004.
These papers cover a broad range of topics in phonology, morphology,
syntax, semantics, historical linguistics, and acquisition, in a variety of
Romance languages.

Table of contents

Introduction v–vi
Cualquier, Exception Phrases and Negation
Ana Arregui 1–22
Agreement and Predicate Inversion in Spanish DP
Anna Bartra and Xavier Villalba 23–41
Modes of Semantic Combinations: NP / DP. Adjectives and the Structure of
the Romanian DP
Alexandra Cornilescu 43–69
Where did Romance N-Raising come from? A Parallel Study of Parameter
Resetting in Latin and English
Paola Crisma and Chiara Gianollo 71–93
Null Complement Anaphora in Romance: Deep Or Surface Anaphora?
Sonia Cyrino and Gabriela Matos 95–120
Benefactives aren’t Goals in Italian
Raffaella Folli and Heidi Harley 121–142
T-to-C Movement in Relative Clauses
Ángel J. Gallego 143–170
Properties of Infinitival Structures in Romance
Kleanthes K. Grohmann and Ricardo Etxepare 171–196
Emphatic Affirmation and Polarity: Contrasting European Portuguese With
Brazilian Portuguese, Spanish, Catalan and Galician
Ana Maria Martins 197–223
Language Variation and Historical Change: The Spread of DOM in Spanish
Yukiko Morimoto and Peter de Swart 225–245
Special Interrogatives — Left Periphery, Wh-Doubling, and (Apparently)
Optional Elements
Hans-Georg Obenauer 247–273
Double Agreement in Complex Inversion
Erik Schoorlemmer 275–295
Subextraction in Romance Interrogatives
Jaume Solà and Anna Gavarró 297–315
Index 317–320

Publication Year: 2006
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): English
Language Family(ies): Romance
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 9027247935
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 320
Prices: Europe EURO 120.00
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