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The Resource Word order in Old Italian, Cecilia Poletto

Word order in Old Italian, Cecilia Poletto

Label
Word order in Old Italian
Title
Word order in Old Italian
Statement of responsibility
Cecilia Poletto
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume offers an integrated description of all aspects of word order in Old Italian, looking at the left periphery not only of the sentence, but also of the verbal phrase and determiner phrase. It makes important contributions to the study of medieval Italian, Romance historical linguistics, and diachronic syntactic change more generally
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Cataloging source
N$T
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1962-
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Poletto, Cecilia
Dewey number
415.092
Index
index present
LC call number
P204
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
Oxford studies in diachronic and historical linguistics
Series volume
7
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  • Typology (Linguistics)
  • Italian language
  • Historical linguistics
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Historical linguistics
  • Italian language
  • Typology (Linguistics)
Label
Word order in Old Italian, Cecilia Poletto
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Word Order in Old Italian; Copyright; To my family; Contents; Series preface; Acknowledgements; Source abbreviations; 1: The Old Italian left periphery; 1.1 V2 as V to Focus; 1.2 The analysis of V2: Benincà (2006) and the V2 correlates; 1.2.1 Subject inversion; 1.2.2 Constituents in first position; 1.2.3 Pro-drop; 1.2.4 Verb-third sequences; 1.2.5 Verb-first; 1.3 Topic and Operator particles; 1.3.1 Null shift topics; 1.3.2 e as a Topic marker; 1.3.3 The particle sì; 1.4 Concluding remarks; 2: Scrambling in vP; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 OI is a VO language; 2.3 Scrambling in OI
  • 2.3.1. The elements that can be scrambled2.3.2 Multiple scrambling; 2.4 Optionality of scrambling; 2.5 What is scrambling?; 2.6 Past participle agreement; 2.7 Parallel phases; 2.8 Phase edges; 3: Scrambling in the DP phase; 3.1 Setting out the problem; 3.2 The structure of the DP phase; 3.3 Movement to the edge; 3.3.1 PP scrambling as movement to the edge of the DP; 3.3.2 Scrambling to the edge of the PP; 3.3.3 Scrambling of prenominal adjectives modified by molto; 3.4 The structural Genitive position; 3.5 Prenominal restrictive adjectives; 3.6 The loss of scrambling; 3.7 Concluding remarks
  • 4: The vP left periphery in different sentence types4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Infinitival constructions; 4.3 Infinitival forms selected by modal and aspectual verbs; 4.3.1 Scrambling with modal verbs; 4.3.2 Scrambling with aspectual and perception verbs; 4.3.3 Causative constructions; 4.4 Scrambling and V2 in embedded clauses; 4.4.1 Complement clauses; 4.4.2 Other clause types; 4.5 Concluding remarks; 5: Quantifier movement; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 The quantifier tutto; 5.2.1 Tutto modified by a relative clause; 5.2.2 Tutto modifying a DP; 5.2.3 Bare quantifier tutto; 5.3 Other bare quantifiers
  • 5.3.1 The quantifier molto5.3.2 The quantifier molti; 5.3.3 The quantifier tutti; 5.4 Bare quantifiers in dedicated positions; 5.5 Concluding remarks; 6: Negative words; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 The negative marker non and optional negative concord; 6.3 The asymmetric distribution of niente/neiente/neente; 6.3.1 The position of adverbial niente; 6.3.2 Argumental niente; 6.4 Arguments in favor of the analysis; 6.4.1 Minimal variation; 6.4.2 PPs including niente; 6.4.3 Position with respect to the past participle; 6.5 The asymmetric distribution of niente and neuna cosa; 6.6 A change in the system
  • 6.7 Tutto and niente: a comparison6.8 Concluding remarks; 7: The grammar of OI in a broader perspective; References; Index; Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics; In preparation
Control code
875585142
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unknown
Extent
1 online resource
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unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191769511
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unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875585142
Label
Word order in Old Italian, Cecilia Poletto
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • Cover; Word Order in Old Italian; Copyright; To my family; Contents; Series preface; Acknowledgements; Source abbreviations; 1: The Old Italian left periphery; 1.1 V2 as V to Focus; 1.2 The analysis of V2: Benincà (2006) and the V2 correlates; 1.2.1 Subject inversion; 1.2.2 Constituents in first position; 1.2.3 Pro-drop; 1.2.4 Verb-third sequences; 1.2.5 Verb-first; 1.3 Topic and Operator particles; 1.3.1 Null shift topics; 1.3.2 e as a Topic marker; 1.3.3 The particle sì; 1.4 Concluding remarks; 2: Scrambling in vP; 2.1 Introduction; 2.2 OI is a VO language; 2.3 Scrambling in OI
  • 2.3.1. The elements that can be scrambled2.3.2 Multiple scrambling; 2.4 Optionality of scrambling; 2.5 What is scrambling?; 2.6 Past participle agreement; 2.7 Parallel phases; 2.8 Phase edges; 3: Scrambling in the DP phase; 3.1 Setting out the problem; 3.2 The structure of the DP phase; 3.3 Movement to the edge; 3.3.1 PP scrambling as movement to the edge of the DP; 3.3.2 Scrambling to the edge of the PP; 3.3.3 Scrambling of prenominal adjectives modified by molto; 3.4 The structural Genitive position; 3.5 Prenominal restrictive adjectives; 3.6 The loss of scrambling; 3.7 Concluding remarks
  • 4: The vP left periphery in different sentence types4.1 Introduction; 4.2 Infinitival constructions; 4.3 Infinitival forms selected by modal and aspectual verbs; 4.3.1 Scrambling with modal verbs; 4.3.2 Scrambling with aspectual and perception verbs; 4.3.3 Causative constructions; 4.4 Scrambling and V2 in embedded clauses; 4.4.1 Complement clauses; 4.4.2 Other clause types; 4.5 Concluding remarks; 5: Quantifier movement; 5.1 Introduction; 5.2 The quantifier tutto; 5.2.1 Tutto modified by a relative clause; 5.2.2 Tutto modifying a DP; 5.2.3 Bare quantifier tutto; 5.3 Other bare quantifiers
  • 5.3.1 The quantifier molto5.3.2 The quantifier molti; 5.3.3 The quantifier tutti; 5.4 Bare quantifiers in dedicated positions; 5.5 Concluding remarks; 6: Negative words; 6.1 Introduction; 6.2 The negative marker non and optional negative concord; 6.3 The asymmetric distribution of niente/neiente/neente; 6.3.1 The position of adverbial niente; 6.3.2 Argumental niente; 6.4 Arguments in favor of the analysis; 6.4.1 Minimal variation; 6.4.2 PPs including niente; 6.4.3 Position with respect to the past participle; 6.5 The asymmetric distribution of niente and neuna cosa; 6.6 A change in the system
  • 6.7 Tutto and niente: a comparison6.8 Concluding remarks; 7: The grammar of OI in a broader perspective; References; Index; Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics; In preparation
Control code
875585142
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780191769511
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)875585142

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