O Caso default no português do Brasil: revisitando o Caso dos inacusativos

Evani Viotti
2005 Revista de Estudos da Linguagem  
The goal of this paper is to investigate the contexts in Brazilian Portuguese in which DPs are marked with nominative default Case, and to analyse the possibility of attributing default Case to the DPs in post-verbal position of sentences built with inaccusative verbs. The claim is that, if the verb shows agreement features, such DPs will check the nominative Case in the syntax; if the verb is uninflected for person and number, such DPs will receive a default Case marking in the morphological
more » ... the morphological component.
doi:10.17851/2237-2083.13.2.53-71 fatcat:qwsn4ezmija5dchdbyh7kzfibm