Erik Magnusson Petzell

List of John Benjamins publications for which Erik Magnusson Petzell plays a role.

Title

Syntactic Variation and Change

Edited by David Håkansson, Ida Larsson and Erik Magnusson Petzell

Special issue of Linguistic Variation 17:1 (2017) iii, 148 pp.
Subjects Generative linguistics | Typology

Articles

Håkansson, David, Ida Larsson and Erik Magnusson Petzell 2017 Introducing syntactic variation and changeSyntactic Variation and Change, Håkansson, David, Ida Larsson and Erik Magnusson Petzell (eds.), pp. 1–7
Introduction
This paper relates the loss of V-to-I in Swedish, which occurs in the beginning of the 17th century, to changes in the OV system that take place a century before. Prior to ca. 1500, OV is predominantly derived by movement of an argument (Arg) within a single VP (Sg-movement). Such a derivation… read more | Article