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STiL Volume 6
Special Issue on Directionality of Phrase Structure Building

Cristiano Chesi

p.7 - Cristiano Chesi
Introduction to directionality
p.11 - Colin Phillips and Shevaun Lewis
Derivational Order in Syntax: Evidence and Architectural Consequences
p.49 - Ruth Kempson, Ronnie Cann, And Lutz Marten
Treegrowth Dynamics
p.83 - Ash Asudeh
Directionality and the Production of Ungrammatical Sentences
p.107 - Cristiano Chesi
Do the 'right' move
p.139 - Jieun Kiaer
Why Left-to-Right Grammar? Evidence from Korean
p.167 - Michael Brody
Syntax and Symmetry

STiL Volume 5

Emilio Servidio

p.5 - Irene Caloi
The comprehension of relative clauses in patients with Alzheimer’s disease
p.25 - Elisa Di Domenico
Setting, resetting and general learning mechanisms: On the elements of syntactic variation in L2A
p.38 - Yhara M. Formisano
Teaching adverbs position to Italian students of English as L2: verb movement as a teaching tool
p.59 - Mary A. Kato
WH-movement in the history of Brazilian Portuguese
p.77 - Vincenzo Moscati
On intervention effects in weak islands. A self-paced reading experiment
p.91 - Vincenzo Moscati and Luigi Rizzi
The selective development of Agreement in Early Italian
p.117 - Madoka Murakami
erb movement: The contrast between English and Italian
p.145 - Salvatore Pistoia-Reda
Some notes on only, maximization, and a certain historical advance


Other papers

    2020  Top

    2019  Top

  • Bianchi Valentina (2019)
    Spelling Out Focus-Fronting Chains and Wh- Chains: The Case of Italian.
    Syntax , https://doi.org/10.1111/synt.12173
  • Bocci Giuliano, Cruschina Silvio Bianchi Valentina,, Bocci Giuliano, Cruschina Silvio Bianchi Valentina, (2018)
    Syntactic and prosodic effects of long-distance wh-movement in Italian.
    In Delia Bentley and Silvio Cruschina (eds), Non-Canonical Postverbal Subjects. Special issue of Italian Journal of Linguistics
  • Bianchi Valentina, Bocci Giuliano, Cruschina Silvio Bianchi Valentina, (2018)
    Syntactic and prosodic effects of long-distance wh-movement in Italian..
    In: Delia Bentley and Silvio Cruschina (eds), Non-Canonical Postverbal Subjects. Special issue of Italian Journal of Linguistics 30.2, 59-78.
  • Bocci Cruschina Bianchi (2017)
    Two types of subject inversion in Italian wh-questions.
    Revue Roumaine de Linguistique LXII , 3 , pp. 233–252
  • Bianchi Valentina, Frascarelli Mara (2017)
    Complementizer deletion.
    in: The Wiley-Blackwell Companion to Syntax, Second edition (ed. M. Everaert and H. van Riemsdijk), vol 2, 963-992
  • Belletti Adriana, Bianchi Valentina (2016)
    Definiteness Effect and Unaccusative Subjects: An Overview and some New Thoughts.
    In: Definiteness effects: Bilingual, typological and diachronic variation, Susann Fischer, Tanja Kupisch, Esther Rinke, 14–65. Cambridge Scholars Publishing.
  • Bianchi Valentina, Cruschina Silvio (2016)
    The derivation and interpretation of polar questions with a fronted focus.
    Lingua 170, 47-68. http://authors.elsevier.com/a/1SPH45YrUWqi7
  • Bianchi Valentina, Bocci Cruschina Bianchi (2016)
    Focus fronting, unexpectedness, and evaluative implicatures.
    Semantics and Pragmatics 9.3. http://dx.doi.org/10.3765/sp.9.3.

    2015  Top

  • Bianchi Valentina (2015)
    Italian arbitrary external arguments in active and passive clauses..
    Rivista di Grammatica Generativa 37, 1-16. http://lear.unive.it/jspui/handle/11707/593
  • Bianchi Valentina, Bocci Giuliano, Cruschina Silvio (2015)
    Focus fronting and its implicatures.
    In: Aboh, Enoch O., Jeannette C. Schaeffer and Petra Sleeman (eds.), Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2013. Selected papers from ’Going Romance’ Amsterdam 2013, pp. 1-19, doi 10.1075/rllt.8.01bia
  • Bianchi Valentina, Chesi Cristiano (2015)
    On a PP/DP asymmetry in extraction.
    E. Di Domenico, C.Hamann, S. Matteini (eds.) Structures, Strategies and Beyond. Studies in honor of Adriana Belletti, 47-65. Amsterdam: John Benjamins- Linguistik Atuell Series [161.77 Kb ]
  • Matteini Simona (2014)
    L2 multiple nominal feature agreement in German: the acquisition of grammatical gender in a formal environment.
    International Review of Applied Linguistics in Language Teaching. Volume 52, Issue 4, Pages 313–355. De Gruyter
  • Bianchi Valentina (2013)
    On focus movement in Italian.
    M. V. Camacho-Taboada, A. Jiménez Fernández, J. Martín-Gonzáles, M. Reyes-Tejedor (eds.), Information Structure and Agreement. Amsterdam & Philadelphia: John Benjamins [259.82 Kb ]

    2012  Top

  • Matteini Simona (2012)
    L2 parameter .
    in Enjoy Linguistics! Papers offered to Luigi Rizzi in occasion of his 60th birthday, V.Bianchi &C. Chesi (eds), CISCL Press
  • Bianchi Valentina, Bocci Giuliano (2012)
    Should I stay or should I go? Optional focus movement in Italian.
    In C. Piñon (ed.), Empirical Issues in Syntax and Semantics 9. http://www.cssp.cnrs.fr/eiss9/eiss9_bianchi-and-bocci.pdf
  • Bianchi Valentina (2012)
    Semantica. Dalle parole alle frasi.
    Roma, Carocci

    2011  Top

  • Matteini Simona (2011)
    Competenze ’pragmatico-discorsive’ e struttura informazionale in Italiano L2: alcune proposte didattiche sulla sintassi del soggetto nella frase semplice.
    Rivista Itals - Didattica e linguistica dell’italiano come lingua straniera, P.E.Balboni - M. Santipolo (eds) Guerra Edizioni
  • Matteini Simona (2011)
    Exploring the L2 syntax/morphology interface in the DP domain: a study on the acquisition of German nominal inflectional morphology by Italian adult learners.
    STiL - Studies in Linguistics (CISCL WP, Vol 4)

    2009  Top

  • Belletti Adriana, Rizzi Luigi (2009)
    Moving Verbal chuncks.
    to appear in L..Brugé, A.Cardinaletti, G.Giusti, N.Munaro, C.Poletto eds. Functional Heads, OUP [62.23 Kb ]
  • Arosio Fabrizio, Guasti Maria Teresa, Stavrakaki Stavroula (2008)
    Number and Case in the comprehension of relative clauses: Evidence from Italian and Greek.
    StIL Vol. 2
  • Garzonio Jacopo, Poletto Cecilia (2008)
    Minimizers and quantifiers: a window on the development of negative markers.
    StIL Vol. 2
  • Badan Linda (2008)
    Preposed Object and Low Periphery in Mandarin Chinese.
    StIL Vol. 2
  • Kayne Richard S. (2007)
    Expletives, Datives, and the Tension between Morphology and Syntax.
    STiL - Studies in Linguistics, Vol.1
  • Westergaard Marit R. (2007)
    English as a Mixed V2 Grammar: Synchronic Word Order Inconsistencies from the Perspective of First Language Acquisition.
    STiL - Studies in Linguistics, Vol.1
  • Cecchetto Carlo, Donati Caterina (2007)
    On Labeling: Principle C and Head Movement.
    STiL - Studies in Linguistics, Vol.1
  • Bennati Elisa, Di Domenico Elisa (2007)
    On the acquisition of English ’s Genitive Constructions by native speakers of Italian.
  • Bennati Elisa, Cecchetto Carlo, Chesi Cristiano, Di Domenico Elisa, Donati Caterina, Garraffa Maria, Kayne Richard S., Moscati Vincenzo, Rizzi Luigi (2007)
    STiL - Studies in Linguistics - Vol.1 .
    Siena: CISCL Press [1262 Kb ]

    2006  Top

  • Bennati Elisa, Matteini Simona (2006)
    Object Clitic Climbing in L2 Learners of Italian.
    Proceedings of Gala 2005, A. Belletti, E. Bennati, C. Chesi, E. Di Domenico, I. Ferrari (eds), Cambridge Scolar Press
  • Bianchi Valentina (2004)
    Resumptive relatives and LF chains.
    The structure of CP and IP, edited by L. Rizzi, 76-114. New York/Oxford, Oxford University Press [255.5 Kb ]
  • Bianchi Valentina, Zamparelli Roberto (2004)
    Edge coordinations: Focus and conjunction reduction.
    Peripheries. Syntactic edges and their effects, a c. di D. Adger, C. De Cat e G. Tsoulas. Dordrecht, Kluwer
  • Chesi Cristiano (2004)
    Complexity and Determinism in Linguistic Computation: Phases and Cartography in Phrase Structure Building.
    Appeared as "An introduction to PMGs": STiL - Studies in Linguistics, Vol.1 [1262 Kb ]
  • Belletti Adriana (2004)
    Aspects of the low IP area.
    draft, published in ’The Structure of IP and CP. The Cartography of Syntactic Structures’ vol.2. L. Rizzi ed. OUP. [290.5 Kb ]
  • Bertinetto Pier Marco, Bianchi Valentina (2003)
    Tense, aspect and syntax. A review of Giorgi & Pianesi (1997).
    Linguistics 41.3, 565-606
  • Rizzi Luigi (2002)
    Locality and Left Periphery.
    Belletti, A., ed. (2002) Structures and Beyond. The Cartography of Syntactic Structures, vol. 3, OUP [192.5 Kb ]

    2001  Top

  • Bianchi Valentina (2001)
    On person agreement.
    Unpublished extended version of the (2003) paper on finiteness and person agreement. [501.54 Kb ]
  • Bianchi Valentina (2001)
    Antisymmetry and the Leftness Condition: leftness as anti-c-command.
    Studia Linguistica 55.1
  • Belletti Adriana (2001)
    ’Inversion’ as focalization.
    in A.Hulk and J.Y.Pollock eds., Inversion in Romance and the theory of Universal Grammar, Oxford University Press (OUP) [180 ]
  • Belletti Adriana (2000)
    Agreement Projections.
    in M.Baltin & C.Collins eds. The Handbook of Contemporary Syntactic Theory, Blackwell [277.5 Kb ]