University of Pennsylvania Working Papers in Linguistics


Zheng Shen


This paper presents a survey of agreement patterns in the right node raising construction in the nominal domain, makes a novel cross-linguistic generalization, and offers a multi-dominance account for singular targets in this and that student and a conjunction account for plural targets in John’s and Mary’s students. The account proposed here make various implications on agreement/ concord, NP structures, and RNR analyses.



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