Proposal-B: wh-Conditionals as Interrogative Dependency

  • Mingming LiuEmail author
Part of the Frontiers in Chinese Linguistics book series (FiCL, volume 3)


We have been trying to categorize wh-conditionals as a type of real conditional, with the standard assumption that conditionals denote relations between propositions. In this chapter, we will develop an alternative analysis, where the conditional status of wh-conditionals is (almost) given up.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.School of Foreign LanguagesHunan UniversityChangshaChina

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