Syntax: a generative introduction / Andrew Carnie Carnie, Andrew, of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax; retaining its popularity due to . Andrew Carnie’s bestselling textbook on syntax has guidedthousands of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax;retaining its. Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction.
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Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major issues in Principles and Parameters syntactic theory, including phrase structure, the lexicon, case theory, movement, and locality conditions.
Throughout the book, Carnie will incrementally, chapter-by-chapter propose to you the idea of a sybtax grammar”. Giang Le rated imtroduction really liked it Jul 24, Showing of 19 reviews. Pages with related products.
Features three new chapters on advanced topics including vP shells, object shells, control, gapping and ellipsis and an additional chapter on advanced topics in binding. Don’t have a Kindle? You’ll constantly be told to forget what you had just learned i. The X-bar Schema 3.
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Carnie puts forth linguistics in a very easy-to-read fashion with a lot of examples from “real life” languages. Setup an account with your affiliations in order to access resources via your University’s proxy server Configure custom proxy use this if your affiliation does not provide a proxy. Modification and Ambiguity 96 4.
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Complements, Adjuncts, and Specifiers 4. Brown – – Hutchinson. Taking a syntax course, I expected to be drawing more syntax trees which is what I LOVE about syntax than talking about theories N, V, Adj, and Adv 48 3. Explaining Cross-linguistic Differences 3.
Dylan Sims rated it it was amazing Apr 01, Denise Meares rated it it was amazing Sep 30, Baker – – University of Chicago Dyntax. Customers who bought this item also bought. Very detailed introduction to carniw drawing, some interesting examples from a good selection of languages in exercises. It is extremely annoying when a book gives you exercises, but does not give you the solutions in back! This book had too much theory in it and not enough trees — and that’s just not my thing ComiXology Thousands of Digital Comics.
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I didn’t use this book for a class, but read through the whole thing to review before a big exam. Jul 05, Darya Conmigo rated it really liked it Shelves: Robin Lee Clark – – Routledge. A response to those who requested more problem sets in the textbook.
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Syntax: A Generative Introduction
Due to a terrible education system, I came into a college syntax course that used this book not knowing what an adjective was. Needless to introductipn, this book has done wonders for me. Overall a very good text book, down to earth and easier to read than most other syntax options.
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Syntax: A Generative Introduction, 3rd Edition
An Introduction to Phonetics and Phonology. I just wished the author didn’t constantly make assumptions that I had to “un-learn” in the following chapter. Echo Questions Wh-in-situ in English 6. Being able to interpret work done in these alternative approaches is a very useful skill and unfortunately, one rarely taught to beginning syntacticians [like myself, the reviewer]. View Instructor Companion Site.
Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. The chapters were broken down into manageable sections, each syntactic phenomenon was explained as introductlon as could be reasonably expected given how ridiculously nuancy syntactic theory isand most importantly, the examples were usually subtly hilarious.
In thisthird edition, topics have been updated, new exercises added, andthe online resources have been expanded.
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