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Unformatted text preview: c. Substitution i. Anaphoric element- elements that can be used to replace strings of words in a sentence (ex: pronoun) 1. The doctor will prescribe a medicine after the test 2. He will prescribe it then 3. He will do so then ii. Substitution obeys constituency iii. Revised hypothesis: 1. Diag iv. Noun phrase- a constituent whose most important element is a noun (NP) v. Verb phrase- a constituent whose most important element is a verb (VP) vi. Prepositional phrase- a NP with a preposition before it vii. Head- the core element of the constituent...
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This note was uploaded on 04/29/2008 for the course SPAN 112 taught by Professor Georgehirons during the Spring '08 term at Tulane.
- Spring '08