A Theory of Stylistic Rules in English (RLE Linguistics A: by Michael Rochemont

By Michael Rochemont

This e-book defends partly a specific elaboration of the stylistic rule part of the grammatical version first provided in Chomsky and Lasnik (1977). it really is argued that stylistic principles percentage a few primary homes, most importantly that they represent noncanonical focusing structures and they make no contribution to the logical kinds (LFs) of sentences they observe to specifically regard to fact conditional interpretation. The paintings features a dialogue of Auxiliary Inversion buildings in English, arguing that those structures additionally occasionally contain focusing, although no longer stylistic. An method of the translation of those sentences is advised, utilising an idea of interpretative templates: principles bearing on S-structure and LF for which a few self sufficient facts is suggested.

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