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8.4: Sentences are Phrases

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  • If every phrase in every language is organized into an X-bar structure, then sentences must also have X-bar structure. This unit shows that every sentence has a Tense node (T) and every sentence is a TP.
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    Check Yourself

    1. Which of the following is the correct representation for the sentence, Sara bought a car?

     

    2. Which of the following is the correct representation for the sentence, Sang-Ho won a medal?

    3. Which of the following is the correct representation for the sentence, Prabhjot should read this article?