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Table of Contents List of contributors vii Hi Morris, this is Henk! xi An intersubjective note on the notion of ¿subjectification¿ 1 Werner Abraham A note on non-canonical passives: the case of the get-passive 13 Artemis Alexiadou Displaced and misplaced genitives 22 Josef Bayer Preposition stranding and locative adverbs in German 31 Dorothee Beermann and Lars Hellan Moving verbal complexes in Spanish 43 Reineke Bok-Bennema Unbearably light verbs versus finite auxiliary drop 53 Anne Breitbarth Extraction from subjects: some remarks on Chomsky¿s On phases 59 Hans Broekhuis A Chinese relative 69 Lisa Lai-Shen Cheng and Rint Sybesma Approximative of zo as a diagnostic tool 77 Norbert Corver A note on interpretable features and idiosyncratic categorial selection 87 Denis Delfitto ii Contents Transparent, free... and polarised: the (poli)tics of polarity in transparent free relatives 97 Marcel den Dikken The inverse agreement constraint in Hungarian: a relic of a Uralic¿Siberian Sprachbund? 108 Katalin É. Kiss Syntactic conditions on phonetically empty morphemes 116 Joseph Emonds Long-distance reciprocals 127 Martin Everaert The notion of topic and the problem of quantification in Hungarian 137 Zsuzsanna Gécseg and Ferenc Kiefer Questions of complexity 146 Casper de Groot Functional heads, lexical heads and hybrid categories 152 Liliane Haegeman Concatenation and interpretation 162 Martin Haiden As time goes by: a digressive discourse 171 Hubert Haider, Masyuki Oishi and Shigeo Tonoike There¿s that: unifying existential and list readings 186 Jutta M. Hartmann Extended projections ¿ extended analogues: a note on Hungarian PPs 197 Veronika Hegedus Against the sonority scale: evidence from Frankish tones 206 Ben Hermans and Marc van Oostendorp Contents iii Classifiers, agreement and honorifics in Japanese 222 Masaru Honda What stranded adjectives reveal about Split-NP Topicalization 230 Hanneke van Hoof Past tense interpretations in Dutch 241 Angeliek van Hout Why phonology is the same 252 Harry van der Hulst Recursively linked Case-Agreement: from accidents to principles and beyond 263 Riny Huybregts Enfoldment as Economy 275 Takashi Imai ¿GP, I¿ll have to put your flat feet on the ground¿ 283 Jonathan Kaye On parameters and on principles of pronunciation 289 Richard S. Kayne What to do with those fools of a crew? 300 Evelien Keizer Why indefinite pronouns are different 310 Istv n Kenesei Seeing the forest despite the tree 319 Hans-Peter Kolb When to pied-pipe and when to strand in San Dionicio Octotepec Zapotec 331 Hilda Koopman Free relatives as light-headed relatives in Turkish 340 Jaklin Kornfilt iv Contents Is linguistics a natural science? 350 Jan Koster Two asymmetries between Clitic Left and Clitic Right Dislocation in Bulgarian 359 Iliyana Krapova and Guglielmo Cinque On dative subjects in Russian 365 S.-Y. Kuroda On the nature of case in Basque: structural or inherent? 374 Itziar Laka Examining the scope of Principles-and-Parameters Theory 383 David LeBlanc Clitics and adjacency in Greek PPs 390 Winfried Lechner and Elena Anagnostopoulou A minimalist program for parametric linguistics? 407 Giuseppe Longobardi A syntactic approach to negated focus questions in Bulgarian 415 Krzysztof Migdalski The case of midpositions 424 Nata¿a Milicevic Quechua P-soup 434 Pieter Muysken Semantic compositionality of the way-construction 439 Heizo Nakajima Soft mutation at the interface 447 Ad Neeleman Abracadabra, the relation between stress and rhythm 458 Anneke Neijt Contents v What do we learn when we acquire a language? 466 Marina Nespor, Judit Gervain and Jacques Mehler A prosodic contrast between Northern and Southern Dutch: a result of a Flemish-French sprachbund 474 Roland Noske The object of verbs like help and an apparent violation of UTAH 483 Christer Platzack A note on relative pronouns in Standard German 495 Martin Prinzhorn and Viola Schmitt Agreeing to bind 505 Eric Reuland Positive polarity and evaluation 514 Hendrik C. van Riemsdijk Phase theory and the privilege of the root 529 Luigi Rizzi On the role of parameters in Universal Grammar: a reply to Newmeyer 538 Ian Roberts and Anders Holmberg Welsh VP-ellipsis and the representation of aspect 554 Alain Rouveret554 A new perspective on event participants in psychological states and events 563 Bozena Rozwadowska A glimpse of doubly-filled COMPs in Swiss German 572 Manuela Schönenberger Missing prepositions in Dutch free relatives 582 Chris Sijtsma Final sonorant devoicing in early Yokuts field-records 592 Norval Smith vi Contents Cyclic NP structure and trace interpretation 599 Dominique Sportiche Appositive and parenthetical relative clauses 608 Tim Stowell Overt infinitival subjects (if that¿s what they are) 618 Anna Szabolcsi Wanna and the prepositional complementizers of English 625 Tarald Taraldsen A note on asymmetric coordination and subject gaps 633 Craig Thiersch The representation of focus and its implications: towards an alternative account of some ¿intervention effects¿ 641 Jean-Roger Vergnaud and Maria-Luisa Zubizarreta Circumstantial evidence for Dative Shift 661 Edwin Williams Why should diminutives count? 669 Martina Wiltschko Adjacency, PF, and extraposition 679 Susi Wurmbrand and Jonathan David Bobaljik A note on functional adpositions 689 Jan-Wouter Zwart Bibliography of Henk C. van Riemsdijk 696 Index 707
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Grammar, Comparative and general.