The union spell-out principle

  • Peter Kinyua Muriungi Chuka University College,
Keywords: union, spell-out, phrasal spell-out, blocking

Abstract

This paper argues that grammar has a union spell-out principle that dictates that contiguous heads be spelled out by a single morpheme or phrase if there exists a morpheme or phrase in the lexicon with a collection of the features of the contiguous heads
Published
2009-01-01