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Linguistic Inquiry


Samuel Jay Keyser, Editor-in-Chief 

Linguistic Inquiry leads the field in research on current topics in linguistics. In each issue, its authors keep themselves and other readers informed of new theoretical developments based on the latest international scholarship. 

Table of Contents

Vol. 29, Issue 2 - Spring 1998


Overt Scope Marking and Covert Verb-Second
pp. 181-227
Abstract | PDF (344.22 KB)
Learnability in Optimality Theory
pp. 229-268
Abstract | PDF (521.32 KB)
The Emptiness of the Lexicon: Reflections on James Pustejovsky's The Generative Lexicon
pp. 269-288
Abstract | PDF (231.71 KB)
Generativity and Explanation in Semantics: A Reply to Fodor and Lepore
pp. 289-311
Abstract | PDF (436.7 KB)
Children's Passive: A View from the By-Phrase
pp. 311-332
Abstract | PDF (174.46 KB)
Concessive Expressions and Complementizer Selection
pp. 333-338
Abstract | PDF (85.91 KB)
Verbs of Inherently Directed Motion Are Compatible with Resultative Phrases
pp. 338-345
Abstract | PDF (30.08 KB)