The Internal and External Distribution of Pronominal DPs

  • Hilda Koopman
Part of the Studies in Natural Language and Linguistic Theory book series (SNLT, volume 45)


The form and distribution of pronouns varies considerably cross-linguistically. In this paper, I will propose that there is a direct relation between the form (i.e. DP internal realization), and syntactic distribution (i.e. DP external realization).


Small Clause Overt Pronoun Person Agreement External Distribution Overt Syntax 
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  • Hilda Koopman
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  1. 1.University of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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