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1 This is a partial answer sheet to HW2. I only provide answers to the questions that many students got wrong. these are questions IV and V. Questions I – III will be done in class. We will also talk about IV and V in class, of course, but I would like you to look over the answers first. M a r k m a n Syntax Name___________________ HW # 2 DUE: OCTOBER 15, 2007 READ CH. 8 AND 10!!! I. C-command [5 pts] 1. Please refer to p.125 of Carnie. List all the notes that are asymmetrically c-commanded by NP1 (the baker).[2pts] WE WILL DO THIS IN CLASS 2. List ALL of the symmetric c-command relations that you see in this tree (refer to the tree on p.125) [2pts] WE WILL DO THIS IN CLASS AS WELL. 3. What nodes (if any) does the node ‘N1’(baker) asymmetrically c-command? [1pt] NONE! II. X-bar theory [2pts] Please provide a tree structure for the sentence in (1) below. You must use the X-bar notation and show all the needed bar-levels. You should / may refer to your notes and /or the book. Please use the back of the page or a separate paper for the tree: (1) John often reads the big book of poems with a red cover TO BE DONE IN CLASS.
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2 IV. Theta roles and Case [8pts] In class we discussed that the following sentence in (1)
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This note was uploaded on 02/06/2011 for the course LING 322 taught by Professor David during the Spring '09 term at Simon Fraser.

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