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Merging FeaturesComputation, Interpretation, and Acquisition$
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José M. Brucart, Anna Gavarró, and Jaume Solà

Print publication date: 2009

Print ISBN-13: 9780199553266

Published to Oxford Scholarship Online: May 2009

DOI: 10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553266.001.0001

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Grammatical features in the comprehension of Italian relative clauses by children

Grammatical features in the comprehension of Italian relative clauses by children

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(p.138) 8 Grammatical features in the comprehension of Italian relative clauses by children
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Merging Features
Author(s):

Fabrizio Arosio

Flavia Adani

Maria Teresa Guasti

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Oxford University Press
DOI:10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199553266.003.0008

This chapter addresses the question of how children exploit different grammatical devices in comprehending relative clauses. It shows that comprehension of relative clauses follows different developmental patterns defined by the kind of device that cue a subject or an object relative clause interpretation.

Keywords:   relative clauses, subject/object asymmetry, number agreement, acquisition, processing

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