Empty Categories and Ellipsis

Josep María Brucart, Jonathan E. Macdonald

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Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationThe Handbook of Hispanic Linguistics
Number of pages22
Publication statusPublished - 19 Mar 2012


  • Ellipsis process
  • Elliptical constructions
  • Empty categories, and ellipsis
  • Gaps in a sentence, syntactically present
  • Limits of ellipsis
  • Nature of gaps
  • Sentence fragments
  • Verbal ellipsis

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Brucart, J. M., & Macdonald, J. E. (2012). Empty Categories and Ellipsis. In The Handbook of Hispanic Linguistics (pp. 579-601) https://doi.org/10.1002/9781118228098.ch27