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CLITICIZE [1 record]

Record 1 1986-11-25


Subject field(s)
  • Grammar

Subject and object pronouns occur in distinct positions in Spanish. Object pronouns cliticize to verbs and thus are dominated by [the symbol which dominates the verb in the structural representation]. (in Papers from the Ninth Regional Meeting, Chicago Linguistics Society, 1973, p. 15).


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