Virginia Motapanyane

List of John Benjamins publications for which Virginia Motapanyane plays a role.


Clitics, Pronouns and Movement

Edited by James R. Black and Virginia Motapanyane

Subjects Generative linguistics | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics

Microparametric Syntax and Dialect Variation

Edited by James R. Black and Virginia Motapanyane

[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 139] 1996. xviii, 269 pp.
Subjects Generative linguistics | Sociolinguistics and Dialectology | Syntax | Theoretical linguistics


Motapanyane, Virginia 2001 Evidence for Focus FeaturesThe Minimalist Parameter: Selected papers from the Open Linguistics Forum, Ottawa, 21–23 March 1997, Alexandrova, Galina M. and Olga Arnaudova (eds.), pp. 249–260 | Article
Martineau, France and Virginia Motapanyane 2000 Infinitive Subordinators and Verb Restructuring in FrenchNew Approaches to Old Problems: Issues in Romance historical linguistics, Dworkin, Steven N. and Dieter Wanner (eds.), pp. 217 ff. | Chapter
Motapanyane, Virginia and Larisa Avram 2000 The Syntax of putea and its Mixed TypologyModal Verbs in Germanic and Romance Languages, Auwera, Johan van der and Patrick Dendale (eds.), pp. 149–165 | Article
Abstract. This paper investigates the syntax of the Romanian modal putea, which exhibits two selectional options in free alternation: an infinitive complement, as in equivalent Romance constructions, and a subjunctive complement, as in equivalent Balkan constructions. The tests show that both… read more
Martineau, France and Virginia Motapanyane 1996 Hypothetical infinitives and crosslinguistic variation in continental and Québec FrenchMicroparametric Syntax and Dialect Variation, Black, James R. and Virginia Motapanyane (eds.), pp. 145 ff. | Article
Motapanyane, Virginia 1995 NP-Movement from Finite Clauses in RumanianAdvances in Roumanian Linguistics, Cinque, Guglielmo and Giuliana Giusti (eds.), pp. 161 ff. | Article