Foreign Language Dictionaries Thesauruses

Download Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight by Hamid Ouali PDF

Posted On March 3, 2017 at 2:29 pm by / Comments Off on Download Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight by Hamid Ouali PDF

By Hamid Ouali

This booklet provides a research of varied very important features of Tamazight Berber syntax in the generative culture. >

Show description

Read Online or Download Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight Berber: A Unified Analysis PDF

Best foreign language dictionaries & thesauruses books

A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's Court (Webster's German Thesaurus Edition)

This version is written in English. notwithstanding, there's a operating German word list on the backside of every web page for the more challenging English phrases highlighted within the textual content. there are numerous variants of A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur’s courtroom. This version

An Akkadian Handbook: Paradigms, Helps, Logograms and Sign Lists

Scholars of Akkadian will locate this convenient selection of uncomplicated info to be the fitting better half via their years of research. although this instruction manual isn't really a substitute for a standard reference works, it summarizes the entire simple source fabrics wanted for the research of Akkadian. integrated are the next: miscellaneous is helping, paradigms of nouns and verbs, a thesaurus of significant right nouns, an index of logograms, an indication record with entire signal values, and masses extra.

Extra resources for Agreement, Pronominal Clitics and Negation in Tamazight Berber: A Unified Analysis

Sample text

Agree, to the extent that it is a computationally efficient operation, holds for any form of agreement. When this operation is inhibited, the suppression effects are uniformly displayed across all the seemingly disparate empirical domains within which it usually applies. PER woman "The woman saw the boy" arba boy The verb is fully inflected for subject-verb agreement. Given the DbP approach adopted here, I argue that this agreement is obtained as a result of Agree between T and the subject DP as schematized below (Note that since we have not discussed clause structure in Tamazight Berber yet (see Chapter 3) I omit a number of details not relevant to the present illustration).

In (30) dis characterized as an "affirmation" marker and in (31) it is glossed as a focus marker. The second issue is that the fact that d and ad coexist in declarative sentences regardless of whether they are affirmative or negative. The yes-no questions are just another piece of evidence that d-ad should be treated as a monomorphemic word which marks future tense. Therefore, I make a distinction in Tamazight between the future tense marker dao and the particle ao found in embedded clauses. like the future tense morpheme dalJ, ao precedes only aorist verb forms.

Ob"~{wh/topic .. ) 1-----1-----1 This prediction is borne out. Object extraction as predicted affects the clitic-head as illustrated in (57). ls-(*her) "It was to Miriam that I gave the book" lac8ab book Certain argument extraction inhibits agreement. Subject extraction yields AAE, Object extraction yields a ban on "agreeing" clitic doubling, and NCI extraction yields a ban on the appearance of the "agreeing" negative concord element Neg2. This provides compelling further evidence of unification under Agree.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.34 of 5 – based on 17 votes