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By Tanya Reinhart

First released in 1983, this publication examines anaphora — a crucial factor in linguistic thought because it lies on the crossroads of a number of significant difficulties. at the one hand it truly is believed that an analogous stipulations that govern the translation of anaphora additionally govern syntactic move principles yet at the different, whereas anaphora is understood to engage with numerous discourse and semantic issues, it additionally offers a transparent example of the dependency of the semantic interpretation of sentences upon semantic homes of usual language. This publication has significant targets: the 1st is a complete research of sentence-level anaphora that addresses the questions posed above, and the second one is an exam of the wider problems with the kinfolk among the structural houses of sentences and their semantic interpretation in the hypotheses of the autonomy of syntax and of interpretative semantics proven through Chomsky.

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