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Book: Explorations in Functional Syntax

Chapter: 3 Word Unit

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.21834


The word is the basic constituent of sentence structure, the basic unit of syntax. This chapter discusses the noun, the adjective, the verb, the adverb, the preposition, the conjunction, as well as expressives and pronominals.

Chapter Contributors

  • G. David Morley ( - book-auth-20) 'University of Strathclyde'