Syntax Files D1
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- system of marking
- provides info. about NP's function within sentence
carries info. about NP's grammatical relation
encodes info. about thematic roles
differential object marking (DOM)
languages that mark D.O. w/ special case omit this case when D.O. has particular semantic properties
human > animate > inanimate
personal pronoun > proper name > definite NP > indefinite specific NP > non-specific NP
'case languages' often permit considerable freedom in the ordering of a verb's arguments
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