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LIGN101 02.07.2010 SYNTAX: PHRASE STRUCTURE LIGN101 - INTRO TO THE STUDY OF LANGUAGE
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lign101 02.07.2011 substitution Smaller phrases substituted for larger phrases: Eric likes to watch movies , and Williams likes to do so , too. Democrats passed health care reform in 2010, but Republicans now want to repeal it .
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lign101 02.07.2011 substitution Smaller phrases substituted for larger phrases: *Ezra gave an album to Jennifer and also did so to Liam. [gave an album] is not a constituent
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lign101 02.07.2011 deletion, a.k.a. ellipsis Leaving out a phrase Derek was at the baseball game on Friday and Nathan was _____ too. I can prepare an excellent omelet, and I bet you can prepare an excellent omelet as well.
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lign101 02.07.2011 deletion Leaving out a phrase *Derek was at the baseball game on Friday and Nathan was at the _____ too. *I can prepare an excellent omelet, and I bet you can prepare an excellent omelet as well.
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lign101 02.07.2011 movement Constituents can be moved from their typical position: I will eat whatever Jacque prepares. Whatever Jacques prepares, I will eat.
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course LIGN 101 taught by Professor Levy,r during the Fall '08 term at UCSD.

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