Negation is low in Persian: Evidence from Nominalization

Year
2017
Type(s)
Author(s)
Arsalan Kahnemuyipour
Source
(2017). Proceedings of the 2017 Annual Conference of the Canadian Linguistic Association, Ryerson University, Toronto.
URL
http://cla-acl.ca/actes-2017-proceedings/

This paper investigates nominalization in Persian to identify the height at which nominal structure is introduced. It then uses the findings about nominalization to provide an argument for a low position of sentential negation in the language.