The papers during this quantity deal with center parts in modern Arabic linguistics: syntax, phonology, and version reports. The papers within the syntax sections tackle diverse subject matters from the point of view of the Minimalist application (Chomsky 1995) and next paintings. the subjects during this part are adverbs and adjectives, resumptive pronouns, gapping and vice chairman deletion, and the morphosyntax of reciprocals. The phonology part contains a contribution on coarticulation results of uvular(ized) segments, and of a paper on pharyngealization and uvularization in the framework of Optimality idea. The sociolinguistics papers within the 3rd component of the quantity characterize 3 vital traces of inquiry: discourse point version, stylistic edition, and diachronic variation.
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