n Acta Academica - Summary of conclusions

Supplement 1
  • ISSN : 0587-2405


Extracted from text ... 156 The aim of this research was to prove within the limits of MP as expounded by Chomsky (1992), that V movement, in combination with the strength of the features of lexical heads, accounts adequately for the various word orders found in BA. BA has at its disposal all six of the possible word orders, and consequently word order was traditionally considered to be free in BA. Such a view is highly problematic because it implies that word order can provide no contribution to the semantic interpretation of any sentence. This study has shown that the contention that word order ..

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