Detailed table of contents (click here for short version)


1 Foundational issues

2 Syntactic constituenthood

3 Some basic linguistic relations

4 Introducing the X' schema of phrase structure

5 Extending the X' schema

6 The verb movement parameter

7 VP shells

8 Case theory

9 Nonfinite clausal complements

10 Passive

11 Wh- movement: Ross's island constraints

12 Wh- movement: Subjacency and the ECP

13 Parametric variation concerning wh- movement

14 The verb-second (V2) phenomenon

15 Binding theory: Syntactic constraints on the interpretation of noun phrases


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