Small clause predicates and sluicing

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This Commentaire bears out a prediction of Anand et al.’s (2021b) syntactic identity
condition on sluicing. Identity is calculated over argument domains as small as small clauses.  With extraction of a small clause subject, sluicing is possible where only a small clause predicate has an antecedent.
Original languageEnglish
Number of pages2
JournalCanadian Journal of Linguistics / Revue canadienne de linguistique
Publication statusPublished (in print/issue) - 2022


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