Basic terminology 3


Example: The old teacher told fairy tales in the English lessons.

Look again at the tree diagram above and answer the following questions:

a) Which of the following pairs of adjacent words form constituents?

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b) Which of the following sets of nodes are sisters?

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d) What is the mother of each of the following DPs?


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e) What are the immediate constituents of VP?

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f) What are the daughters of P'?

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g) What are the arguments of V?

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