Simple sentences

  • Jane Simpson
Part of the Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory book series (SNLT, volume 23)


Of the three properties of basic sentences in Warlpiri which set Hale (1983) looking for a configurationality parameter, free word-order is the first property I shall examine here.


Phrase Structure Lexical Entry Constituent Structure Simple Sentence Functional Head 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Jane Simpson
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  1. 1.Department of LinguisticsUniversity of SydneyAustralia

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