Completability vs (In)completeness

In natural conversation, no notion of "complete sentence" is required for syntactic licensing. We provide a sketch of a Dynamic Syntax architecture combined with incrementally-induced conceptual representations within which underspecification and time-relative update of meanings and utterances constitute the sole concept of “syntax”.
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Year:
2017
Type of Publication:
In Proceedings
Book title:
{BICLCE} 2017 workshop Approaches to Fragments and Ellipsis in Spoken and Written English
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