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Ke *pro epise ton patera tu na tu agorasi aftokinito. ’ (from Iatridou and Embick, 1997, ex. 2) (44) a. ’ (Spanish) b. * Claro, y proi ha convencido a su padre de que compre un carro. ’ c. Claro, y esoi ha convencido a su padre de que compre un carro. ’ Iatridou and Embick (1997) note that a null pronominal expletive can point to a clause in some cases like in (45). However, the null category is arguably an expletive in these examples, because the clause is extraposed. We can see this in (45b), where the null category precedes the clause it points to (just as in iti is a shame [that the bird hit the glass window]i .
Iatridou and Embick (1997) note that a null pronominal expletive can point to a clause in some cases like in (45). However, the null category is arguably an expletive in these examples, because the clause is extraposed. We can see this in (45b), where the null category precedes the clause it points to (just as in iti is a shame [that the bird hit the glass window]i . In the examples in (43), on the other hand, the relevant clause is not extraposed (Iatridou and Embick, 1997, 61). Spanish shows the same effect (cf.
Sheehan does not explain what a quasi- referential DP is in Mauritian, but Nicolis (2008, 278) suggests Mauritian has null expletive subjects. 1 Syntactic properties associated with the Null Subject Parameter (20) a. On ilmennyt ongelmia. ’ 19 (Finnish) b. Sattui onnettomuus. ’ c. Tuli kiire. ’ d. Oli hauskaa että tulit käymään. ’ (from Holmberg and Nikkane, 2002, ex. e. the feature that triggers overt movement of a constituent to the clause-initial position). If this feature is optional, the structures of the examples in (20) will not require overt movement of any constituent to clauseinitial position.