The syntactic phenomena of English /

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Author / Creator:McCawley, James D.
Imprint:Chicago : University of Chicago Press, 1988.
Description:2 v. (l, 768 p.) : ill. ; 24 cm.
Language:English
Subject:English language -- Syntax
English language -- Grammar, Generative
English language -- Grammar, Generative.
English language -- Syntax.
Format: Print Book
URL for this record:http://pi.lib.uchicago.edu/1001/cat/bib/935235
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ISBN:0226556239 (v. 1)
0226556255 (v. 2)
0226556247 (pbk. : v. 1)
0226556263 (pbk. : v. 2)
Notes:Includes bibliography and index.
Table of Contents:
  • Preface to Second Edition
  • Preface to First Edition
  • Abbreviations and Special Symbols
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. Overview of the Scheme of Syntactical Analysis Adopted Below
  • 3. Some Tests for Deep and Surface Constituent Structure
  • 4. Some Subject-Changing Transformations
  • 5. Complements
  • 6. Rule Interaction
  • 7. Syntactic Categories
  • 8. Auxiliary Verbs
  • 9. Coordination
  • 10. Surface Combinatoric Rules
  • 11. Anaphora
  • 12. The Structure of Noun Phrases
  • 13. Relative Clauses
  • 14. Interrogative Clauses
  • 15. Principles Restricting and Extending the Application of Transformations
  • 16. Other Types of Nondeclarative Sentences
  • 17. Negation
  • 18. Scope of Quantifiers and Negations
  • 19. Adverbs
  • 20. Comparative Constructions
  • 21. Discourse Syntax
  • 22. Patches and Syntactic Mimicry Selected Wrong Answers to Exercises
  • References
  • Index