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Linguistics
Course
LIN232H1
Professor
R.Compton
Semester
Fall

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LECTURE NOV. 3 5) Modal cannot be on the right side of negation Generalization drawn: negation marker needs a modal or at least one auxiliaries In English, whether something is an auxiliary or not - if it can be moved to form a yesno question, it is an auxiliary o This works only for first auxiliary - Forms of be, have, and do can be auxiliaries BUT NOT ALWAYS - Modals: can should shall might must could would will etc. 6) To negate a sentence, cannot just insert not Must have an auxiliary inserted Only insert an auxiliary if there is no other auxiliary present 7) No auxiliary, verb on left side of negation (top ex) Auxiliary there, verb on right side of negation (second ex) Must have verb in front of negation marker Either an aux
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