THE EFFECT OF NOUN INCORPORATION ON ARGUMENT STRUCTURE
Author: MARIANNE MITHUN, GREVILLE G. CORBETT
Publisher: Kioto University
Publication date: 1999
Number of pages: 24
Format / Quality: pdf
Important discussions of the boundaries between morphology and syntax have focused on cross linguistic differences in the expression of similar ideas. What is expressed syntactically in one language is sometimes expressed morphologically in another. Morphological and syntactic expressions of possession are compared in Corbett (1987), for example, and passives in Borjars et al.