Unformatted text preview: 5. c - the only rules that can generate the two Persian sentences (Please try drawing out the trees using the phrase structure rules if you are having a hard time seeing how the Persian phrase structure rules differ from English phrase structure rules.) Additional Sample Question Determine whether the phrases are constituents using the sample tree: 1. huge terrifying monster- yes 2. viciously attack- no 3. viciously attack the city- no 4. viciously attack the city at midnight- yes 5. a huge terrifying monster might - no 6. might viciously attack- no 7. the city at midnight- no 8. at midnight- yes 9. attack the city- yes Linguistics 1...
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- Winter '08
- Grammar, phrase structure rules