Complementation

Complementation

A Cross-linguistic Typology

eBook - 2006
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A complement clause is used instead of a noun phrase; for example one can say either I heard [the result] or I heard [that England beat France]. Languages lacking complement clauses employ complementation strategies to achieve similar semantic results. Detailed studies of particular languages, including Akkadian, Israeli, Jarawara, and Pennsylvania German, are framed by R.M.W. Dixon's introduction, which sets out the range of issues, and his conclusion, which draws together the. evidence and the arguments. - ;A complement clause is used instead of a noun phrase; for example one can say either.
Publisher: Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2006
ISBN: 9781429471183
1429471182
9781280870293
128087029X
9780191516429
0191516422
9780199297870
0199297878
Characteristics: data file,rda
1 online resource (xvi, 288 pages) : illustrations

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