Grammatical Features and the Acquisition of Reference

Grammatical Features and the Acquisition of Reference : A Comparative Study of Dutch and Spanish

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This book discusses to what extent errors young children make with their interpretation of definite articles and pronouns are due to their immature pragmatic skills, and to what extent incomplete syntactic development plays a role.show more

Product details

  • Paperback | 266 pages
  • 152 x 229mm | 489.88g
  • Taylor & Francis Ltd
  • ROUTLEDGE
  • London, United Kingdom
  • English
  • 1138975427
  • 9781138975422

Table of contents

Acknowledgments Introduction 1. The Acquisition of Pronouns and Definite Articles 2. Underspecification of the D-Position 3. The Acquisition of Pronominal Anaphora in Spanish and Dutch Conclusions References Appendicesshow more