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A Faculdade da Linguagem: um objeto biológico, uma janela para a mente e uma ponte entre disciplinas

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Linguística, Vol 16, Iss Esp., Pp 52-84 (2020)

Abstract: Este trabalho fornece um resumo geral de algumas das questões atuais no campo da Gramática Gerativa, o estudo da Faculdade da Linguagem humana. Revisamos algumas das ideias-chave que essa abordagem da linguagem propõe e desenvolve, concentrando-se nas ...

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La facultad humana del lenguaje. Un objeto biológico, una ventana hacia la mente y un puente entre disciplinas

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Española de Lingüística, Vol 50, Iss 1, Pp 7-34 (2020)

Abstract: Este trabajo proporciona un resumen general de algunos de los problemas actuales en el campo de la Gramática Generativa, el estudio de la facultad humana del lenguaje. Revisamos algunas ideas clave que este enfoque del lenguaje ha propuesto y desarroll...

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Simplicity and the Form of Grammars

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Journal of Language Modelling, Vol 9, Iss 1 (2021)

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Abstract: The goal of theory construction is explanation: for language, theory for particular languages (grammar) and for the faculty of language FoL (the innate endowment for language acquisition). A primitive notion of simplicity of grammars is number of symbo...

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Fundamental Operations of Language

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Cadernos de Linguística, Vol 1, Iss 1 (2020)

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Abstract: 20 years ago, in lectures in Brasilia, I suggested that we might someday discover that the Faculty of Language (FL) is “beautifully designed, a near-perfect solution to the conditions imposed by the general architecture of the mind-brain in which it is...

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Some Puzzling Foundational Issues: The Reading Program

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Catalan Journal of Linguistics (2019)

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Abstract: This is an annotated transcription of Noam Chomsky’s keynote presentation at the University of Reading, in May 2017. Here, Chomsky reviews some foundational aspects of the theory of structure building: essentially, Merge and Label. The aim is to elimin...

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Generative Grammar and the Faculty of Language: Insights, Questions, and Challenges

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Catalan Journal of Linguistics (2019)

Abstract: This paper provides an overview of what we take to be the key current issues in the field of Generative Grammar, the study of the human Faculty of Language. We discuss some of the insights this approach to language has produced, including substantial a...

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All or nothing: No half-Merge and the evolution of syntax.

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): PLoS Biology, Vol 17, Iss 11, p e3000539 (2019)

Abstract: In their Essay on the evolution of human language, Martins and Boeckx seek to refute what they call the "half-Merge fallacy"-the conclusion that the most elementary computational operation for human language syntax, binary set formation, or "Merge," ev...

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Diseño del lenguaje

Publication Type: Academic Journal

Source(s): Revista Vectores de Investigación, Vol 10, Iss 10, Pp 89-92 (2015)

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Abstract: Es difícil considerar sin importantes reservas una petición de predicciones para el actual siglo iniciado. El historial de las predicciones sobre los asuntos humanos no ha sido alentador, ni siquiera a corto plazo, o en lo que se refiere a las ciencias...

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