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Author Cable, Seth.

Title The grammar of Q : Q-particles, WH-movement, and pied-piping / Seth Cable
Published New York ; Oxford : Oxford University Press, 2010
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Description 1 online resource
Series Oxford studies in comparative syntax
Oxford studies in comparative syntax.
Summary 'The Grammar of Q' puts forth a novel syntactic & semantic analysis of wh-questions, based on an in-depth study of the Tlingit language, an endangered & under-documented Native American tongue. A major conclusion is that the phenomenon classically dubbed 'pied-piping' does not actually exist
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Description based on online resource; title from home page (viewed Sept. 7, 2010)
Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Interrogative.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Word order.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Syntax.
Tlingit language.
Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 9780199866526 ebook
019986652X ebook