The Hungarian nominal functional sequence / Éva Dékány.

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Main Author: Dékány, Éva, 1983- (Author)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Cham : Springer, [2021]
Series:Studies in natural language and linguistic theory ; v. 100.
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Summary:The Hungarian Nominal Functional Sequence combines the methods of syntactic cartography with evidence from compositional semantics in a comprehensive exploration of the structure of Noun Phrases. Proceeding from the lexical core to the top of DP, it uses Hungarian as a window on the underlying universal functional hierarchy of Noun Phrases, but it also regularly complements and supports the analysis with cross-linguistic evidence. The book works out a minimal map of the extended NP in the sense that the proposed hierarchy only has projections which host overt material and it does not draw on semantically empty word order projections. Topics which receive special attention include the syntax of classifiers, demonstratives, proper names, possessive NPs and plural pronouns.
Physical Description:1 online resource (xix, 273 pages) : illustrations
Bibliography:Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
ISBN:9783030634414
3030634418
ISSN:0924-4670 ;
Source of Description, Etc. Note:Online resource; title from PDF title page (SpringerLink, viewed April 6, 2021).