By Andrew Barss
Anaphora: A Reference Guide is a suite of essays that document at the significant result of fresh study in anaphora and set the degree for extra inquiry.
- Reports at the significant result of contemporary learn in anaphora and units the level for additional inquiry.
- Features contributions from one of the world's major researchers on anaphora.
- Presents an exhilarating photo of ways wide the phenomenon of anaphora is and the way it may possibly display many mysterious homes of language.
- Includes articles of curiosity to many disciplines, together with philosophy of language, philosophy of brain, cognitive technological know-how, linguistics, language experiences, cognitive psychology, and psycholinguistics.
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QP-NOM . . ti . . e. ) Therefore, if one assumes that the OS-type construction is derived by Scrambling, this movement should have an A′-property. * [So-no zidoosya-gaisya-no ko-gaisya]-o that-GEN automobile-company-GEN child-company-ACC do-no zidoosya-gaisya-ga suisensita no? ” a. [So-ko-no ko-gaisya]-o do-no that-place-GEN child-company-ACC which-GEN zidoosya-gaisya-ga suisensita no? ” b. 9b)) argues that there are no reconstruction effects in Japanese, citing an example similar to (25) in the relevant respects.
Saito (1992) seemingly assumes that the contrast between (19a) and (19b) indicates that the availability of the anaphoric relation in (18) is related to the A/A′ distinction: (19) a. [Which picture of Johni]j did hei like tj (van Riemsdijk and Williams 1981:201 (86a), cf. Lebeaux 1990:319 (2c)) b. [John’si mother]j seems to himi [tj to be smart] (Saito 1992:90 (47a)) On the basis of the observation that conﬁguration (18) is not always clearly acceptable with the OS-type construction, Saito argues that Scrambling “cannot be analyzed simply as A movement” (1992:91).
B. NP1-ACC (= DL) NP-NOM [CP . . ec1 . . ] . . e. a major object), and hence we cannot really tell whether a surface string such as (58b) is a long distance OS-type construction as in (59a), or a clauseinternal OS-type construction as in (59b):27 (59) a. NP1-ACC (= DL) NP-NOM [CP . . ec1 . . ] . . b. NP1-ACC (= DL) NP-NOM ec1 [CP . . ec . . ] . . Now I argue that the LF representation of the long distance OS-type construction in (60) should be as in either (61a) or (61b), but not as in (62): (60) PF: NP1-DAT (= DL) NP2-NOM [CP NP3-NOM .
Anaphora: A Reference Guide by Andrew Barss