By Guglielmo Cinque, Luigi Rizzi
Mapping Spatial PPs makes a speciality of a selected element of the inner syntax of prepositional words that has been really ignored in past experiences: the fine-grained articulation in their constitution. With contributions from best students within the box, this quantity investigates such parts as course, place, axial half, deictic heart, absolute (ambiental) and relative view element, utilizing proof from Romance, Germanic, and African languages, with references to different language households. Mapping Spatial PPs demonstrates that the inner constitution of prepositional words is richer than formerly well-known.
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But what happens when there is a DP complement? 15 Since the Place head itself is silent, the effect of this movement does not yield a different word order. This yields the following configurations for the Place head: a. r-pronoun to Spec, Place b. 3 In other words, either the PP or the r-pronoun may satisfy the Place head. 16 The differences in derived constituent structure between (19a) and (19b) are important because they give insight into what causes a basic P-stranding asymmetry in Dutch. P-stranding is possible with r-pronouns but not with lexical DPs.
Mapping Spatial PPs: The Cartography of Syntactic Structures, Volume 6 (Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax) by Guglielmo Cinque, Luigi Rizzi