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Published: 16 August 2001

280 Pages | 17 figures


ISBN: 9780199243730

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The Syntax of Silence

Sluicing, Islands, and the Theory of Ellipsis

Jason Merchant

Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics

The first book-length treatment of the most cross-linguistically widespread form of ellipsis: elliptical wh-questions, known as sluices. Drawing ...


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