Publication details [#9432]

Thorne, James Peter. 1972. On non-restrictive relative clauses. Linguistic Inquiry 3 (4) : 552–556.
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Person as a subject


Referring back to J.F. Staal (1970: 'Performatives and token-reflexives'), T. offers five arguments in favor of the hypothesis that there are two performative verbs in the underlying structure of a sentence containing a non-restrictive relative clause and only one in the case of a sentence with a restrictive relative clause.

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