Structure of VP in Spanish

  • Karen Zagona
Part of the Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory book series (SNLT, volume 13)


This chapter deals with the class of verbs in Spanish which have aspectual and copular interpretations, and argues that the structure dominating these verbs is essentailly the same as the structure which was shown in Chapter 2 to be motivated for English:


Verbal Complex Double Negation Past Participle Grammatical Formatives Main Verb 
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 1988

Authors and Affiliations

  • Karen Zagona
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  1. 1.Dept. of Romance Languages and LiteratureUniversity of WashingtonSeattleUSA

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