Syntax: a generative introduction / Andrew Carnie Carnie, Andrew, of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax; retaining its popularity due to . Andrew Carnie’s bestselling textbook on syntax has guidedthousands of students through the discipline of theoretical syntax;retaining its. Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction.

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Building on the success of the bestselling first edition, the second edition of this textbook provides a comprehensive and accessible introduction to the major issues in Principles and Parameters syntactic theory, including phrase structure, the lexicon, case introdution, movement, and locality conditions.

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Nice to be able to work on your knowledge of syntax, though! Susanne Winkler – – Mouton De Zyntax. Esat to read and informational if you’re a linguistics major.


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Syntax: A Generative Introduction by Andrew Carnie

It was very conducive to self-study, and helped me fill in some gaps of knowledge I had about the topic. Throughout the book, Carnie will incrementally, chapter-by-chapter propose to you the idea of a “universal grammar”. However, if you are generally familiar with the x-bar theory and such, you might want to search for something more advanced Very detailed introduction to tree drawing, some interesting examples from a good selection of languages in exercises.

This book had too much theory in it and not enough trees — and that’s just not my thing Get fast, free shipping with Amazon Prime. Demonstratives Without Rigidity or Ambiguity.

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Customers who viewed this item also viewed. I love syntax, and this book does a syhtax job of making it very interesting, fresh, and easy to understand. Even though they are still provided through the publisher’s website for freeit is so shameful that they are not printed on paper.

A Companion to Carnie’s Syntax. Overall a very good text book, down to earth and easier to read than most other syntax options. Although Carnie can be funny sometimes, the book can be boring and irritating, especially if you’re not into syntax but have to take for a college course.

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Account Options Sign in. The constant let’s assume that this is true to prove our next theory really started to wear on me.

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