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The current assortment bargains clean views at the lexicon-syntax interface, drawing on novel info from South Asian languages like Bangla, Hindi-Urdu, Kashmiri, Kannada, Malayalam, Manipuri, Punjabi, and Telugu. It covers diversified phenomena like adjectives, nominal words, ditransitives, mild verbs, middles, passives, causatives, contract, and pronominal clitics, whereas attempting to settle the theoretical tensions underlying the interplay of the lexicon with the slender syntactic part. the entire chapters severely survey prior analyses intimately, suggesting how those could or will not be prolonged to South Asian languages. Novel reasons are proposed, which deal with not just the radical information awarded right here, but in addition pave other ways to examine problems with minimalist structure.

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