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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Impossible Interpretations, Impossible Demands. Selected pages Page 1. A Generative Introduction by Andrew Carnie. But for this reason, it’s nearly useless for reference which, of course, is not what it’s meant for. Nhi rated it it was amazing Apr 03, Page 1 of 1 Start over Page 1 of 1. Clear statements for beginners like me. I used it for a linguistics course and it did the job you’d expect. 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 theory, movement, and locality conditions.

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I can’t deny that concepts are explained very well, but the flow of the chapters leaves a lot to be desired. Brown – – Hutchinson.

Syntax in Philosophy of Language categorize this paper. The chapters were broken down into manageable sections, each syntactic phenomenon was explained as clearly as could be reasonably expected given how ridiculously nuancy syntactic theory isand most importantly, the examples were usually subtly hilarious.

Although Carnie can introudction 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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Esat to tenerative and informational if you’re a linguistics major. This book is very pleasant to read and the concepts are very easy to grasp. In this carnle edition, topics have been updated, new exercises added, and the online resources have been expanded.


Learn more about Amazon Giveaway. Choosing among Theories about Syntax 29 6. The examples in it were great and I really benefited from the class being taught with this book. Refresh and try again. Want to Read Currently Reading Read. Syntax in Philosophy of Language. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources.

Includes new and extended problem sets in every chapter, all of which have been annotated for level and skill type Features three new chapters on advanced topics including vP shells, object shells, control, gapping and ellipsis and an additional chapter on advanced topics in binding Offers a brief survey of both Lexical-Functional Grammar and Head-Driven Phrase Structure Grammar Succeeds in strengthening the reader’s foundational knowledge, and prepares them for more advanced study Supported by an instructor’s manual and online resources for students and instructors, available at www.

Needless to say, this book has done wonders for me.

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