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enclitic

(en-klit′ik) [L. encliticus, fr Gr. enklitikos, leaning on]
Having the planes of the fetal head inclined to those of the maternal pelvis.
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Specificity in clitic marking and in differential object marking.
On the Lexical Representation of Romance Reflexive Clitics. Bresnan, Joan, ur.
Epenthetic vowels and consonants may be inserted between the stem and the clitic , e.g.
According to their results, both the PI+EI and PI-EI groups not only performed equally well over time but also scored beter than the EI-only group on the interpretation and production tasks, which suggests that it is structured input, not EI, that helps learners to acquire Spanish clitic object pronouns.
First, in (20a) the third-person subject clitic /=ga/ freely varies between [ga~?a] in connected speech.
7 It would be better that the whole paradigm for strong Pashto personal pronouns is given, notwithstanding the fact that another paradigm for clitic pronouns or pronominal clitics exist, but they are irrelevant here:
These correlations include Clitic repetition (r = .494, p = .002), syntactic comprehension (Token test, r = .408, p = .032), and vocabulary and digit span subtests from the WISC-R(r = .333, p = .044 and r = .359, p = .029, resp.); moreover, there is a negative correlation of abstract combinations with the mazes subtest (r = -.369, p = .025).
ARNOLD ZWICKY, "Clitics and particles", Lan, 61 (1985), 283-305 y para los cliticos del espanol, SERGIO BOGARD, "El estatus del clitico de complemento indirecto en espanol", en Reflexiones linguisticas y literarias.
These data show that a speaker can map two different prosodic structures (stress retained on the imperative verb even when enclitic pronouns are added (a), and stress on the final clitic pronoun (b)) onto the same non-Italian syntactic structure (imperative verb + accusative clitic + dative clitic).
When the goal is not doubled by a clitic, the a-phrase is a PPC, as in (9a).
Linguists offer a number of perspectives on the questions of what the basic ingredients of the nominal argument are, and whether there are any cross-linguistic generalizations to be made about potential universals within the constituent traditionally known as the "noun phrase." Among the topics are definiteness and the structure of noun phrases in Slavic, evidence from colloquial Slovenian for a definite article in the AP, the case for a genitive case in Bulgarian, reciprocity expressions, about the vocative, and Slavic clitic systems in a typological perspective.
These aspects include assignment of thematic roles in passive sentences and assignment of referents in relative clauses (Hesketh, 2006) and in those that contain clitic pronouns (see for a review van der Lely, 2004, 2005).