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Research

Keywords:

Mental & Spatio-temporal Perspective | Anaphora, Logophora | Features and Agreement | Perspective and structure | Left-periphery | Argument-structure | Agree and Binding | Non-obligatory control | Syntax- and its interfaces 


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Perspectival Anaphora

 

Keywords: 

Indexical shift | Monsters | Speech predicates vs. Attitude predicates | Phi-agreement | "Monstrous agreement" | Clause Selection | Minimality and Locality | Cinque Hierarchy | Anaphor Agreement Effect | Attitudes de se | Anaphora and Logophora 

                       
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 Indexical Shift

Anaphor Agreement Effect (AAE)

Keywords:

Anaphora | Pronouns | Phi-Features and Phi-Agreement | Case | AAE Strategies | Parametric Variation in the AAE | Evidence for/against the AAE 
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 Finiteness, Case & Subjecthood

Keywords:

Subject Distribution | Case | Phi-Agreement | EPP | Locality and Minimality | Selection and Finiteness | Subject (In)Dependence vs. Overtness | Nominative vs. other cases | Structural vs. Inherent Case 


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Control

Keywords:

Obligatory vs. Non-Obligatory Control | PRO vs. pro |Finiteness and case | Phi-Features and Agreement | Spell-Out | Exhaustive Control | Partial Control | "Proxy Control" | Attitudes de se | Division of labor between syntax and semantics


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Argument Structure

Keywords:

Voice Alternations |  Reflexives | Middles | Passives | Unaccusatives | Causatives | Stative Resultatives 


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The Structure of PERSON in Syntax

Keywords:

Person Category | Privative vs. Binary Person | 1, 2 vs. 3rd Person | Two Types of 3rd Person | Anaphoric Person | Person Agreement | Anaphora | PCC 

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