Punnapurath Madhavan

List of John Benjamins publications for which Punnapurath Madhavan plays a role.


Madhavan, Punnapurath 2013 Multiple Wh-questions and the cleft construction in MalayalamCleft Structures, Hartmann, Katharina and Tonjes Veenstra (eds.), pp. 269–284
Wh-questions in Malayalam are usually clefts, with the wh-phrase occupying the cleft focus. An alternative to clefting the wh-element is to cleft the whole clause containing the wh. When there are multiple wh-phrases in the embedded clause, however, the only option is to cleft the embedded clause… read more | Article