Abstract

We offer experimental data from Colloquial German that involve imperative morphology in speech reports and in the scope of wh -elements. We confirm two independent restrictions on these phenomena, whose statistical significance provides evidence for the existence of embedded imperatives in Colloquial German in general.

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Additional Information

ISSN
1535-0665
Print ISSN
0097-8507
Pages
pp. 619-637
Launched on MUSE
2013-09-27
Open Access
N
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