Chapter

Introduction

Enoch Oladé Aboh

in The Morphosyntax of Complement-Head Sequences

Published in print January 2004 | ISBN: 9780195159905
Published online September 2007 | e-ISBN: 9780199788125 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195159905.003.0001

Series: Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax

 Introduction

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This introductory chapter begins with a description of the purpose and organization of the book. The theoretical background underlying this study is then discussed including the X-bar theory, word order, antisymmetry theory, Empty Category Principle, relativized minimality, and the structure of sentences.

Keywords: Gbe languages; syntax; X-bar theory; word order; antisymmetry theory; Empty Category Principle; relativized minimality

Chapter.  7742 words.  Illustrated.

Subjects: Grammar, Syntax and Morphology

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