October 30, 2020

LEP: Isolating Participles to Identify Illogical Simultaneous Actions

Case for isolating present participles in their various positions Present participles can create illogical simultaneous actions (two actions taking place at the same time when they […]
April 24, 2020

EXTRAPOSITION is an EXPLETIVE Construction

Pronoun it is the subject Besides applying to infinitive clauses, the grammatical rule of extraposition also applies to finite complement clauses, of which there are two […]
April 20, 2020

The Hinge Element in Comparative Clauses

An interesting function of using a superlative + than is that than accepts not only a noun/noun phrase, such as a nominal clause, but also a […]
April 20, 2020

Pied-piping

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