Michaela Marchis

List of John Benjamins publications for which Michaela Marchis plays a role.


Marchis, Michaela 2011 Compounding in Romance and EnglishRomance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2009: Selected papers from 'Going Romance' Nice 2009, Berns, Janine, Haike Jacobs and Tobias Scheer (eds.), pp. 167–184 | Article
In this paper, based on Bisetto & Scalise’s (2005) classification of compounds, I discuss the variation between English and Romanian and Spanish in endocentric subordinate compounds, where the constituents are linked by complement-head relations. I argue that in this type of compounding, the… read more
Alexiadou, Artemis, Elena Anagnostopoulou, Gianina Iordachioaia and Michaela Marchis 2010 No objections to Backward ControlMovement Theory of Control, Hornstein, Norbert and Maria Polinsky (eds.), pp. 89–118 | Article
This chapter addresses two main counterarguments put forth in Landau (2007) against the movement analysis of Control, and especially against the phenomenon of Backward Control (BC), as proposed for Tsez by Polinsky & Potsdam (2002). The first objection concerns the Case properties of the subject… read more
Marchis, Michaela and Artemis Alexiadou 2009 On the distribution of adjectives in Romanian: The cel constructionRomance Languages and Linguistic Theory: Selected papers from ‘Going Romance’ Amsterdam 2007, Aboh, Enoch O., Elisabeth van der Linden, Josep Quer and Petra Sleeman (eds.), pp. 161–178 | Article
This paper deals with the variable position of adjectives in the Romanian DP. As all other Romance languages, Romanian allows adjectives to appear in both prenominal and postnominal position. In addition, however, Romanian has a third pattern: the so-called cel construction, in which the adjective… read more