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By William R. Merrifield, Constance M. Nais, Calvin R. Rensch, Gillian L. Story

A laboratory guide (7th variation) for introductory grammar classes.

Contains 298 datasets of difficulties taken from 117 languages spoken around the globe. overseas Phonetic Alphabet (IPA) symbols changed the Americanist symbols in a few datasets. a few datasets stay or were recast in orthographies utilized by examining populations of definite languages the place phonological concerns are usually not in view.

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Chapter 2. Relative Clauses and Adnominal Clauses 29 b. Lexical entry for yom with the slash for the subject loc nonloc ;::m 1 head [ root] sem read{iJ) subcat { III ~oc n[obj,W01]}] val adjacent {} arg-st Woc [j] n[sbj,ga];], III } slash { rn } ] core c. 2, where the mother category has + as the mod value, and has a nonempty dep value. These features show that this category is an adjunct to a noun. Note that the single slash value of the adjacent complement yon is not inherited to the mother node that corresponds to yon-da.

Relative Clauses and Adnominal Clauses 29 b. Lexical entry for yom with the slash for the subject loc nonloc ;::m 1 head [ root] sem read{iJ) subcat { III ~oc n[obj,W01]}] val adjacent {} arg-st Woc [j] n[sbj,ga];], III } slash { rn } ] core c. 2, where the mother category has + as the mod value, and has a nonempty dep value. These features show that this category is an adjunct to a noun. Note that the single slash value of the adjacent complement yon is not inherited to the mother node that corresponds to yon-da.

B. Gakusei-ga san-nin kita. student-NOM 3-CL came Three students came. The following sentences show that such an MP is not part of the measured NP (including those with the following case marker): san-nin waratta/kita. 7) a. Gakusei-ga kinoo student-NOM yesterday 3-CL laughed/came Three students laughed/came yesterday. b. San-nin kinoo gakusei-ga warattalkita. 3-CL yesterday student-NOM laughed/came Three students laughed/came yesterday. In what follows, we will first discuss the intranominal MPs (both prenominal and postnominal ones) and then move on to the discussion of adverbial MPs.

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