"He aquí los angeles historia. Es una historia de examen, de bachillerato, si les parece. Hay un candidato y un examinador. - Háblame, cube el examinador, de los angeles batalla de Marengo. El candidato se detiene un instante, con aire soñador -¿La batalla de Marengo…? ¡Muertos! Es horroroso… ¡Heridos! Qué espanto... - Pero, cube el examinador, ¿no podría decirme sobre esta batalla algo más concreto? El candidato reflexiona un momento y luego responde - Un caballo levantado sobre las patas traseras, relinchando. El examinador, sorprendido, quiere sondearlo un poco más y le cube -Caballero, en este caso, ¿quiere hablarme de l. a. batalla de Fontenoy? - ¿La batalla de Fontenoy?… ¡Muertos! Por todas partes…¡Heridos! Muchísimos, un horror…. El examinador, interesado, cube - Pero oiga, ¿podría darme alguna indicación más concreta sobre esta batalla de Fontenoy? - ¡Eh!, cube el candidato, un caballo levantado sobre las patas traseras, relinchando. El examinador, para maniobrar, le pide al candidato que le hable de los angeles batalla de Trafalgar. Éste responde - ¡Muertos! Un montón de cadáveres… ¡Heridos! A centenares... - Pero en fin, señor, ¿no puede dicirme nada más concreto sobre esta batalla? - Un caballo... - Usted perdone, he de advertirle que l. a. batalla de Trafalgar es una batalla naval. - ¡Eh! ¡Eh!, cube el candidato, ¡Atrás, caballo, atrás!"
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By Liina Pylkkänen
This concise paintings deals a compositional conception of verbal argument constitution in average languages that specializes in how arguments that aren't "core" arguments of the verb (arguments that aren't brought by way of verbal roots themselves) are brought into argument constructions. Liina Pylkkänen exhibits that the kind of argument constitution edition that permits extra noncore arguments is a pervasive estate of human language and that almost all languages have verbs that show this habit. it might be ordinary to hypothesize that the grammatical parts that permit for this alteration are an analogous in numerous languages, yet Pylkkänen, bringing up the variations among the inventories of verbs that let extra arguments in English and Venda, indicates the problems during this assumption. both the noncore arguments are brought by way of various parts with diversified distributions, she argues, or the introducing components are an analogous and a few different issue is liable for the distributional distinction. Distinguishing among those different types of factors and articulating the homes of argument-introducing components is the essence of Pylkkänen's thought. Investigating the grammatical components that let the addition of noncore arguments, Pylkkänen argues that the creation of extra arguments is basically carried by way of seven useful heads. Following Chomsky, she claims that those belong to a common stock of practical parts from which a selected language needs to make its choice. Cross-linguistic edition, she argues, has resources: choice; and how a language applications the chosen components into syntactic heads. Liina Pylkkänen is Assistant Professor of Linguistics and Psychology at NYU.