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Syntax: A Generative Introduction, 3rd Edition

I can’t deny that concepts are explained very well, but the flow of the chapters leaves a lot to be desired. Dec 11, Felix Young rated it liked it. Modification and Ambiguity 96 4. Bar-level Projections 2. I’m so used to Sahara-dry linguistics textbooks and this was a delight well, for a textbook.

Syntax: A Generative Introduction

Feb 04, Abdelmjid Seghir rated it liked it. A Guide to Understanding Language. A Theory of Grammatical Function Changing. The exercises and challenge sets at the end of each chapter are great, too, but he does not provide the answers.

Finished the 3rd edition. Syntax in Philosophy of Language. Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 intoduction 1. Feb 03, Alan rated it really liked it. Find it on Scholar.


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See all 19 reviews. The Minimal Link Canie 5. Amazon Drive Cloud storage from Amazon. I love linguistics and books about linguistics, but this book just didn’t cut it.

Amazon Restaurants Food delivery from local restaurants. Published September 26th by Blackwell Publishers first published Carmie 26th A response to those who requested more problem sets in the textbook. Syntax is such a tricky, tricky beast to learn, but this book made it worth it.

Thematic Relations and Theta Roles 3. And those theorists other than Chomsky should not be excluded. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.

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. Thanks for telling us about the problem. But as a textbook it was pretty decent, but it also helped that I had an amazing professor to get me through! To ask other readers questions about Syntaxplease sign up.

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Please try again later. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. Perlmutter – – New York: 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.

Apr 03, Aleeh Urie rated it liked it Shelves: Carnie’s style is great: Demonstratives Without Rigidity or Ambiguity.

It is very clear, resourceful, and easy to follow. I didn’t use this book for a class, but read through the whole thing to review before a big exam. Relative Clauses 3. In this third edition, topics have been updated, new exercises added, and the online resources have been expanded. It just didn’t work with me.

A Good General Introduction to Syntax. Why am I learning things in the first place if I’m just going to unlearn them?!

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