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The ‘tense’ part of the version of the Opacity Condition in (25)) to apply only to the subject of finite clauses. ” (Chomsky 1980: 36) Chomsky notes that an advantage is the correct prediction of the grammaticality judgements for sentences such as (29a) and (29b). While the grammaticality contrast is sharp, the TSC predicts both to be ungrammatical, bound across a finite clause boundary. 11 (721-764) Chapter 2. Binding theory and the Minimalist programme bears nominative Case in (29b) and is thus blocked by the NIC, but not in (29a), (since it is the DP pictures of each other which bears nominative Case):12 (29) a.
The role of displacement is now somewhat marginalised as a particular variety of Merge,38 since it is now relieved of the burden of establishing syntactic dependencies. In the Chomsky (1993, 1995b) model, movement was considered the only way of valuing (or at the time, ‘checking’) features.
They think [there are [some letters for each other] at the post office] b. *They think [he saw [some letters for each other] at the post office] (based on Chomsky 1981) Chomsky’s (1981) binding theory is set up to derive this contrast as an outcome of the i-within-i condition constraining the indexing algorithm, coupled with the assumption that expletives are coindexed with their associates (see Chomsky 1981: 215 for details). Crucially, he aims to show that it is not due to the fact that predicted ungrammatical by independent principles.
A grammar of Chichewa, a Bantu language of British Central Africa by Mark Hanna Watkins