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Topics in Spanish Syntax



1. Introductory topics:  Phrases   Subcategorization


2. Basic Word Order


3. The Noun Phrase: Adjective placement   Bare NPs   Definite Article


4. Prepositional Phrases


5. The Verb Phrase: Clitics   Reflexives & Pseudo-Reflexives   Secondary Predication


6. Embedded Finite Clauses (see section 2 for relative clauses)


7. Infinitives & Gerunds (not on syllabus from 2003 onwards)


8. Equative Construction