The Distribution of Pronoun Case Forms in English

  title={The Distribution of Pronoun Case Forms in English},
  author={Heidi Quinn},
  • H. Quinn
  • Published 28 July 2005
  • Linguistics
This book offers an in-depth analysis of Modern English pronoun case. The author examines case trends in a wide range of syntactic constructions and concludes that case variation is confined to strong pronoun contexts. Data from a survey of 90 speakers provide new insights into the distributional differences between strong 1sg and non-1sg case forms and reveal systematic case variation within the speech of individuals as well as across speakers. The empirical findings suggest that morphological… 

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