Natural Language & Linguistic Theory

, Volume 21, Issue 3, pp 543–578

The Kiowa Case for Feature Insertion

  • Daniel Harbour

DOI: 10.1023/A:1024196621352

Cite this article as:
Harbour, D. Natural Language & Linguistic Theory (2003) 21: 543. doi:10.1023/A:1024196621352


Kiowa's rich fusional agreement system, with its systematic divergences between what is said and what is meant, shows that Morphology must permit the insertion of contextually unmarked feature values and that it is ipso facto postsyntactic.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Daniel Harbour
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  1. 1.Dept. of Linguistics & PhilosophyMIT E39-232CambridgeUSA

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