Syntactic Theory

Assign Generalized Grammatical Functions

Determine the grammatical functions for the labeled nodes in the trees below. Use the labels head, complement, modifier, specifier.


[1]: specifier [2]: complement [3]: modifier [4]: head

(:vips 9459:)

(:vips 9460:)

(:vips 9461:)

Back to the overview page about grammatical functions.

Some of these sentences were also used to illustrate the grammatical functions in a clause. There is a corresponding exercise as well.