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Title: The Grammar of Q
Subtitle: Q-Particles, Wh-Movement, and Pied-Piping
Written By: Seth Alfred Cable
URL: http://www.us.oup.com/us/catalog/general/subject/Linguistics/SyntaxMorphology/?view=usa&ci=978019539
Series Title: Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
Description:

"The Grammar of Q" puts forth a novel syntactic and semantic analysis of wh-
questions, one that is based upon in-depth study of the Tlingit language, an
endangered and under-documented language of North America. A major
consequence of this new approach is that the phenomenon classically dubbed
"pied-piping" does not actually exist.

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Oxford University Press
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Linguistic Field(s): Semantics
Syntax
Subject Language(s): Tlingit
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0195392272
ISBN-13: 9780195392272
Pages: 272
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