Non-Transformational Syntax: Formal and Explicit Models of by Robert Borsley,Kersti Börjars

By Robert Borsley,Kersti Börjars

This authoritative creation explores the 4 major non-transformational syntactic frameworks: Head-driven word constitution Grammar, Lexical-Functional Grammar, Categorial Grammar, and less complicated Syntax. It additionally considers more than a few matters that come up in reference to those ways, together with questions about processing and acquisition.

  • An authoritative creation to the most possible choices to transformational grammar
  • Includes introductions to 3 common non-transformational syntactic frameworks: Head-driven word constitution Grammar, Lexical-Functional Grammar, and Categorial Grammar, in addition to the lately built easier Syntax
  • Brings jointly linguists who've built and formed those theories to demonstrate the imperative homes of those frameworks and the way they deal with a few of the major phenomena of syntax
  • Discusses a number of matters that come up in reference to non-transformational techniques, together with processing and acquisition

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