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Multi-locus Analysis of Arabic Negation
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Ahmad Alqassas
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-21 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

This book studies the micro-variation in the syntax of negation of Southern Levantine, Gulf and Standard Arabic. By including new and recently published data that support key issues for the syntax of negation, the book challenges the standard parametric view that negation has a fixed parametrized position in syntactic structure.
Multi-locus Analysis of Arabic Negation
Language: en
Pages: 192
Authors: Alqassas Ahmad Alqassas
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2018-12-21 - Publisher: Edinburgh University Press

This book studies the micro-variation in the syntax of negation of Southern Levantine, Gulf and Standard Arabic. By including new and recently published data that support key issues for the syntax of negation, the book challenges the standard parametric view that negation has a fixed parametrized position in syntactic structure.
A Multi-locus Analysis of Arabic Negation
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ahmad Alqassas
Categories: Arabic language
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019 - Publisher:

Studying the micro-variation in the syntax of negation of Southern Levantine, Gulf and Standard Arabic, this text includes new and recently published data that support key issues for the syntax of negation, challenging the standard parametric view that negation has a fixed parametrized position in syntactic structure.
A Unified Theory of Polarity Sensitivity
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: Ahmad Alqassas
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2021-04-16 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

Polarity sensitivity is a ubiquitous phenomenon involving expressions such as anybody, nobody, ever, never, somebody and their counterparts in other languages. These expressions belong to different classes such as negative and positive polarity, negative concord, and negative indefinites. In this book, Ahmad Alqassas proposes a unified approach to the study
Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics XXVI
Language: en
Pages: 304
Authors: Reem Khamis-Dakwar, Karen Froud
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2014-10-15 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing Company

This volume provides a unique collection of studies representing diversity and innovation in Arabic linguistics. The volume includes several groundbreaking papers authored by leaders in the field organized around key aspects of Arabic morphosyntax, semantics, phonology, and sociolinguistics, as well as language acquisition and neurolinguistics. Balancing depth and width of