Discourse Prominence and Pe -marking in Romanian

@inproceedings{Chiriacescu2010DiscoursePA,
  title={Discourse Prominence and Pe -marking in Romanian},
  author={Sofiana Chiriacescu and Klaus von Heusinger},
  year={2010}
}
Referential expressions are used to introduce and continue reference to entities with particular referential properties, but also with particular discourse properties. In this paper we investigate the referential and discourse properties of pe-marked indefinite direct objects in Romanian, which are an instance of Diff erential Object Marking (DOM). Pe-marking is generally obligatory for definite noun phrases but optional for indefinite ones. The optionality of pe marking with indefinite… CONTINUE READING

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