M-selection and phrasal affixation *

In this paper we argue that selectional properties of affixes should be distributed across a morphosyntactic AFFIX and a morphophonological /affix/. The AFFIX selects a node with particular categorial features, but it does not specify an X-bar theoretical level. The /affix/ selects a head (or more precisely phonological word), but it does not care about… (More)