Dependent-case assignment could be Agree
Ethan Poole
January 2024
 

Preminger (to appear) claims that an Agree-based theory of case assignment undergenerates because it cannot handle attested dependent-case patterns. This paper argues that dependent-case assignment can in fact be modelled using the operation Agree, building on independently motivated assumptions. Therefore, an Agree-based theory of case assignment does not undergenerate.
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Reference: lingbuzz/007714
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Published in: Glossa, 9 (https://doi.org/10.16995/glossa.9894)
keywords: case, dependent case, agree, syntax
previous versions: v1 [November 2023]
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