By Petr Biskup
This monograph addresses concerns, levels and adverbials. It proposes that there's a correlation among the section constitution, the tripartite quantificational constitution and the data constitution of the sentence. This correlation performs a massive position not just in referential and information-structural houses of arguments and the verb but additionally in adverbial houses. for example, the examine indicates that yes sentence adverbials can ensue within the sentence-final place within the vice chairman section after they symbolize the intense worth with admire to the set of concentration choices. The proposed correlation additionally turns into vital in anaphoric relatives with appreciate to adjuncts. purely an R-expression spelled out and interpreted within the CP section of an accessory clause can corefer with the coindexed pronoun. The research additionally discusses adverbial ordering and indicates that the relative order of sure adverbials might be reversed in the event that they take place in several levels. The monograph will entice syntacticians and linguists drawn to the connection among syntax and its interfaces.
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31 Firstly, there are, in fact, two types of the EPP-feature and they behave differently. , by an expletive. The second type of the EPP-feature is added directly onto the phase head after exhausting its lexical subarray and is checked by movement, this is the EPP-feature on v and other phase heads inducing object shift or successive-cyclic movement. The second problem is that the second type of the EPP-feature violates the Inclusiveness Condition, as already discussed above, because it can be assigned to the phase head after the lexical subarray of the appropriate phase head is exhausted.
In example (21c), where the bare plural object is moved to the CP phase, it is interpreted as backgrounded – therefore (21c) is pragmatically infelicitous as an answer to question (21a) – and the only possible interpretation of the object is generic. Similarly to the previous examples, data in (21) show that bare plurals, too, can be ambiguous between the existential interpretation and the presuppositional interpretation only in the vP-internal position. Following Diesing (1992), I assume that bare plurals introduce a variable and that the generic interpretation arises through a covert generic operator that binds the appropriate variable if the bare plural DP occurs in its restrictive clause.
E. acc a [Jana večer nakrmila kočku]. ’ Now consider the constituent structure of sentence (15c), which is repeated in (18a) and coordinated with appropriate constituents in (18b-e). The example shows that zastřelila is a constituent and so can be coordinated with another verbal constituent like pochovala. Zastřelila is contained in the vP constituent odpoledne zastřelila, which in turn is contained in psa odpoledne zastřelila. This phrase then is a constituent of Marie psa odpoledne zastřelila, which is a CP constituent because it can be coordinated with another CP constituent Jana kočku večer nakrmila.