Topicality in Icelandic: Null arguments and Narrative Inversion
Halldor Armann Sigurdsson
August 2017
 

This paper discusses topicality in Icelandic grammar as realized in several phenomena: referential third person pro drop in Old Icelandic, diverse types of topic drop in Old and Modern Icelandic and Narrative Inversion (declarative VS clauses), also in both Old and Modern Icelandic.
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Reference: lingbuzz/003611
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Published in: To appear in Verner Egerland, Valéria Molnár & Susanne Winkler: Architecture of Topic. Berlin: De Gruyter Mouton.
keywords: null arguments, narrative inversion, topicality, icelandic, semantics, syntax
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