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Noun Phrase
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Studies examining the structure of the Noun Phrase (NP) describe its internal organization and its constituents, their relationships with one another, and their hierarchy (i.e., their ordering and their articulation), as well as factors that have been adduced as decisive for the choice of negative. These issues have been thoroughly investigated in light of syntactical and semantic principles based on Functional Discourse Grammar and Distributional Synta…

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Helene Perdicoyianni-Paleologou, “Noun Phrase”, in: Encyclopedia of Ancient Greek Language and Linguistics, General Editor: Georgios K. Giannakis. Consulted online on 05 February 2023 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2214-448X_eagll_COM_00000253>
First published online: 2013

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