Double Objects Again

  title={Double Objects Again},
  author={S. Beck and K. Johnson},
  journal={Linguistic Inquiry},
  • S. Beck, K. Johnson
  • Published 2004
  • Mathematics
  • Linguistic Inquiry
  • In this article, we explore the interaction of the verb again with double object constructions and the corresponding NP+PP constructions. The restitutive reading that again gives rise to in combination with these predicates supports an analysis of double object constructions according to which they contain a small clause with a head predicate HAVE, and an analysis of the corresponding NP+PP constructions that is not transformationally related and varies according to the verb contained in the… CONTINUE READING
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