Null Arguments in American Sign Language

  • Diane C. Lillo-Martin
Part of the Studies in Theoretical Psycholinguistics book series (SITP, volume 13)


In languages such as Italian and Chinese, the subject (or in some cases, another argument of the sentence) can be nonlexical, as in examples (1) and (2).


American Sign Language Embed Clause Null Subject Matrix Subject Object Agreement 
These keywords were added by machine and not by the authors. This process is experimental and the keywords may be updated as the learning algorithm improves.


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