The Evolution of Null Subjects in Philippine

  title={The Evolution of Null Subjects in Philippine},
  author={John M. Lipski},
  • John M. Lipski
  • Published 2016
It is generally stated that (Romance-based) creole languages require obligatory overt subject pronouns (except perhaps for null expletive subjects) since all verbal inflection has been lost. Conversely, the increased use of overt subject pronouns in comparison to the lexifier languages has been used, in the interpretation of earlier documents, as a… CONTINUE READING