Rosmin Mathew

List of John Benjamins publications for which Rosmin Mathew plays a role.


Head Movement in Syntax

Rosmin Mathew

[Linguistik Aktuell/Linguistics Today, 224] 2015. xi, 190 pp.
Subjects Dravidian languages | Generative linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Mathew, Rosmin 2013 Recursion of FocP in MalayalamCleft Structures, Hartmann, Katharina and Tonjes Veenstra (eds.), pp. 251–268
This paper attempts to look into Malayalam where both Identificational Focus and Information Focus are overtly represented. With the help of diagnostic tests for exhaustivity the paper argues that clefts in the language encode Exhaustive Identificational Focus. It has been shown by Jayaseelan… read more | Article