Grant Goodall

List of John Benjamins publications for which Grant Goodall plays a role.


Subjects Historical linguistics | History of linguistics | Romance linguistics | Theoretical linguistics


Spanish wh-questions without inversion are much more acceptable when the wh-phrase is D-linked. Standard semantic and syntactic analyses of D-linking, developed for the more well-known case of D-linking in weak islands, make incorrect predictions regarding the Spanish case, while analyses based… read more
Goodall, Grant 2010 Experimenting with wh-movement in SpanishRomance Linguistics 2008: Interactions in Romance, Arregi, Karlos, Zsuzsanna Fagyal, Silvina Montrul and Annie Tremblay (eds.), pp. 233–248 | Article
This paper provides evidence for an analysis of subject inversion in wh-questions in Spanish and demonstrates that techniques of experimental syntax play an important role in developing such analyses. The techniques used show that there is gradience in judgments of wh-questions depending on the… read more
Goodall, Grant 2007 Inversion in wh-questions in child Romance and child EnglishRomance Linguistics 2006: Selected papers from the 36th Linguistic Symposium on Romance Languages (LSRL), New Brunswick, March-April 2006, Camacho, José, Nydia Flores-Ferrán, Liliana Sánchez, Viviane Déprez and María José Cabrera (eds.), pp. 163 ff. | Article