Basic English Syntax with Exercises

Check Questions

1     How can finite and non-finite clauses be distinguished?

2     What evidence is available to assume that clauses are not exocentric constructions, rather, they are headed by the element I?

3     How is the process of attaching bound morpheme inflection heads to their stems analysed?

4     What is the analysis of negation and do-support?

5     What is the position associated with aspect markers and aspectual auxiliaries?

6     How is the conceptualisation of the content of Inflection altered in the text?

7     What is the distribution of negation and VP adverbs relative to each other?

8     What is the difference between light verb vP and tense vP?

9     How is Case assignment conceptualised?