The Resource The acquisition of word order : micro-cues, information structure, and economy, Marit Westergaard, (electronic book)

The acquisition of word order : micro-cues, information structure, and economy, Marit Westergaard, (electronic book)

Label
The acquisition of word order : micro-cues, information structure, and economy
Title
The acquisition of word order
Title remainder
micro-cues, information structure, and economy
Statement of responsibility
Marit Westergaard
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Within a new model of language acquisition, this book discusses verb second (V2) word order in situations where there is variation in the input. While traditional generative accounts consider V2 to be a parameter, this study shows that, in many languages, this word order is dependent on fine distinctions in syntax and information structure. Thus, within a split-CP model of clause structure, a number of micro-cues are formulated, taking into account the specific context for V2 vs. non-V2 (clause type, subcategory of the elements involved, etc.). The micro-cues are produced in children's I-langu
Cataloging source
CaPaEBR
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Westergaard, Marit R.
Dewey number
439.8/282421
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PD2671
LC item number
.W47 2009eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • standards specifications
  • bibliography
Series statement
Linguistik aktuell/linguistics today
Series volume
145
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  • Norwegian language
  • Norwegian language
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
Label
The acquisition of word order : micro-cues, information structure, and economy, Marit Westergaard, (electronic book)
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10335313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote
Label
The acquisition of word order : micro-cues, information structure, and economy, Marit Westergaard, (electronic book)
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ebr10335313
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
xii, 245 p.
Form of item
electronic
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Original version note
Original electronic resource
Other physical details
ill.
Reproduction note
Electronic resource.
Specific material designation
remote

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