Word Order and Information Structure

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7 Scopus citations
Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Hispanic Linguistics
PublisherJohn Wiley and Sons
Pages603-628
Number of pages26
ISBN (Print)9781405198820
DOIs
StatePublished - Mar 19 2012

Keywords

  • Clitic left dislocation vs. focus fronting
  • Focus constructions
  • Free word order in Spanish
  • Left periphery
  • Non-SVO unmarked orders
  • SVO order
  • Spanish, and information structure
  • Topicalizing constructions
  • Word order, and information structure

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Social Sciences(all)
  • Arts and Humanities(all)

Cite this

Olarrea, A. (2012). Word Order and Information Structure. In The Handbook of Hispanic Linguistics (pp. 603-628). John Wiley and Sons. https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118228098.ch28