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By Melvin Gonzalez-Rivera, Sandro Sessarego

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This publication is a compilation of articles on varied facets of Spanish grammar within the components of present theoretical syntax and semantics. the difficulty brings jointly students engaged on a few formal elements of Spanish predicative complementation (e.g., dequeismo), neuter demonstrative pronouns, the topic of Psych verbs, the character of non-verbal predication, and the interior constitution of the Determiner word (DP), cf. gender edition, between different topices. Linguists and philologists with pursuits in Spanish and/or in different Romance languages are the main focus viewers. The e-book will attraction additionally to researchers and scholars focusing on generative grammar, semantics and within the syntax/semantics interface. it is going to even be of curiosity to ancient linguists and dialectologists addressing theoretical/formal matters (cf. Afro-Bolivian Spanish). The examine during this publication issues to a cohesiveness in Spanish linguistics that lies within the integration of up to date empirically-based linguistic learn with present theoretical assumptions at the nature of syntax and semantics.

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The raising of predicates. Predicative noun phrases and the theory of clause structure. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Náñez, Emilio. 1984. Sobre dequeísmo. Revista de Filología Románica 2. 239-248. Picallo, Carmen. 2001. Nominalized clauses, clausal arguments and agreement. CWPL 9. 69-84. Plann, Susan. 1986. On Case-marking clauses in Spanish: Evidence against the Case Resistance Principle. Linguistic Inquiry 17, 336-345. Rabanales, Ambrosio 1974. Queísmo y dequeísmo en el español de Chile.

Nevertheless, in spite of the cross-dialectal variation observed among different varieties of Spanish, there are some common constraints that underlie CD. In terms of 8 The lack of an intonation break indicates that this is not an example of right dislocation (see Belloro 2007: 8-9; Suñer 1988: 399-400 and references therein for more examples and lengthier explanations). All varieties of Spanish allow the doubling of right-dislocated DO DPs, which are orthographically separated from the main clause by a comma.

Paris: Senil. Mollica, Maria Cecília. 1995. (de) Que falamos? Rio de Janeiro: Tempo Brasileiro. Moro, Andrea. 1997. The raising of predicates. Predicative noun phrases and the theory of clause structure. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. Náñez, Emilio. 1984. Sobre dequeísmo. Revista de Filología Románica 2. 239-248. Picallo, Carmen. 2001. Nominalized clauses, clausal arguments and agreement. CWPL 9. 69-84. Plann, Susan. 1986. On Case-marking clauses in Spanish: Evidence against the Case Resistance Principle.

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