By Teun Hoekstra,Rint Sybesma,Sjef Barbiers,Marcel Den Dikken,Jenny Doetjes,Gertjan Postma,Guido Vanden Wyngaerd
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During this quantity, Luis López sheds new mild on details constitution and makes an important contribution to paintings on grammatical operations within the Minimalist software. via a cautious research of dislocations and concentration fronting in Romance, the writer indicates that notions comparable to 'topic' and 'focus', as often outlined, yield no predictions and proposes as an alternative a function approach in keeping with the notions 'discourse anaphor' and 'contrast'.
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