Gema Chocano

Gema Chocano

List of John Benjamins publications for which Gema Chocano plays a role.


Subjects Generative linguistics | Germanic linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


The present chapter proposes a novel account of the existence of fronted non-contrastive topics in German and its absence in Dutch. The main claim is that the relevant difference between the two languages reduces to the type of scrambling they have: only Dutch scrambling is triggered by an… read more | Article
An analysis of German Left Dislocation is proposed which combines the findings in recent work on the construction with a theoretical model of syntactic derivation that dispenses with the existence of the EPP-feature. The findings at stake are basically those in Frey (2000, 2004a), where it is shown… read more | Article