ERIC Number: EJ211152
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1979-Aug
Reference Count: N/A
The Necessity of Syntax Markers: Two Experiments with Artificial Languages.
Green, T. R. G.
Journal of Verbal Learning and Verbal Behavior, v18 n4 p481-96 Aug 1979
Presents evidence from artificial language experiments in support of the "marker hypothesis," i.e., that natural languages contain elements that signal the presence of syntactic constructions and that the absence of such markers would render a language virtually unusable. (Author/AM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A