The third edition of Andrew Carnie’s Syntax: AGenerative Introduction and The Syntax Workbook are nowavailable as a set. His bestselling. Andrew Carnie is Professor of Linguistics and Faculty Director in the Graduate College at the University of Arizona. He specializes in generative syntactic theory . Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major.
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The Notions Coindex and Antecedent 2. Although Carnie can be funny sometimes, the book can be boring and irritating, especially if you’re not into syntax but have to take for a college course.
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The Distribution of R-expressions 6. There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Would definitely recommend for all your syntax needs. Bar-level Projections 2. The book is divided into 5 parts, but I’d like to divide it otherwise into 3 parts: Some Basic Terminology 2. Includes new and extended problem sets in every chapter, all of which have been annotated for level and skill type 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 Offers a brief survey of both Lexical-Functional Grammar and Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar Succeeds in strengthening the reader’s foundational knowledge, and prepares them for more advanced study Supported by an instructor’s manual and online resources for students and instructors, available at www.
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Also, one of the things Inntroduction admired in the book, which I always I admire, is the recommendations or suggested readings section. The X-bar Schema 3. A Generative Introduction Introducing Linguistics. Visit our Beautiful Books page and find lovely books for kids, photography lovers and more.
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Dylan Sims rated it it was amazing Apr 01, I just wished the author didn’t constantly make assumptions that I had to “un-learn” in the following chapter. 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.
Features andrw new chapters on advanced topics including vP shells, object shells, control, gapping and introsuction and an additional chapter on advanced topics in binding.
Holt, Rinehart and Winston. The Parts of a Tree 2. Choosing among Theories about Syntax 29 6. My library Help Advanced Book Search. If you have introdcution option to use another textbook, do so. Modification and Ambiguity 96 4. The Introductiin Books of Relative Clauses 3. Table of contents Part 1 Preliminaries 1 1 Generative Grammar 3 0. This is a good introduction to syntax, especially in the framework initiated by Chomsky, and developed into today’s Minimalist Program.
Movement in Wh-questions 2. Noam Chomsky, Institute Professor retiredDept. Verb Movement V T 2. He specializes in generative syntactic theory with an emphasis on constituency, VSO languages, copular constructions and the Celtic Languages.
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