1-Is the linguist called Hagemen, Hagement, or Hageman? (1991)
Is it Van the Taro, or Van der Taro?
3- The VP- Internal Subject Hypothesis:
It says that the NP initiates in the VP then moves to the Spec Prep░ NP ( Trace)
Why does one have to go through D-Structure, then through S-Structure to end up with the initial D-Structure representation, (indicating t, ti, & tj) ?
1-Liliane Haegeman Introduction to Government and Binding Theory (1991:241) on c-command
3-VISH: the assumption there is that the whole VP, not the V, assigns a theta-role to the subject. So, in expletive structures, the subject originates in spec-VP, and in non-expletive structures it moves out of VP to spec-IP:
- There are two people here.
- Two people are here.