By Abdelkader Fassi Fehri

This research has a twofold objective. First, it investigates the interior constitution of phrases and clauses in general Arabic (SA), within the mild of contemporary advancements of presidency and Binding concept (GB). moment, it argues for a particular idea of typology, and proposes a selected view of ways parametrization could be construed and performed. SA is a language used through the Arab global, not like particular neighborhood dialects that are constrained to a specific sector. The language has a couple of beneficial properties which make it really compatible for cross-linguistic comparative morpho-syntax, in addition to study in several modules of the idea of grammar. SA morphology is largely non-concatenative, even though a wealthy analytic affixation procedure makes be aware formation hierarchical. observe order in SA is essentially VSO, however the language has substitute SVO constructions besides. Sentences may be 'nominal' (i.e. without verb or copula discovered at floor structure), or verbal. Arguments could be left syntacti­ cally unexpressed (i.e. SA is a null argument language). SA is an contract language, with a wealthy and intricate contract approach interacting with observe order, pronominal incorporation, and expletive buildings. It additionally has a efficient morphological case method. annoying, point, Modal, and Negation houses engage in exciting methods. eventually, SA's DP process indicates fascinating complementary distributions among overt determiners, genitive enhances, and possessive markers. It additionally makes use of diverse licensing concepts for Genitive Case marking.

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