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Monday, September 21, 2015

Linguistics Department Colloquium: A Prosodic Account of Obligatory Extraposition in Malagasy

Colloquium | September 21 | 3:10-5 p.m. | 370 Dwinelle Hall


Eric Potsdam, University of Florida

Department of Linguistics


In a number of languages, such as German, Farsi, and Hindi, CP complements visibly and obligatorily extrapose to a right-peripheral position. A host of explanations for the phenomenon have been offered, including Case resistance (Stowell 1981), syntactic directionality parameters (Biberauer, Holmberg, and Roberts 2007), displacement for information structure purposes, performance efficiency...   More >

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Steven Bird, University of Melbourne and UC Berkeley

Department of Linguistics

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