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ERIC Number: EJ450138
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1992
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-2267
Null Objects and Non-Thematic Subjects.
Massam, Diane
Journal of Linguistics, v28 n1 p115-37 Mar 1992
Analysis middle constructions in English, accounting for their key syntactic and semantic properties. The analysis rests on the observation that there are certain similarities between middle, "tough," and recipe-context null-object constructions. (55 references) (VWL)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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