On the optionality of ProcP in Romance (Eugenia Mangialavori Rasia, 12/11/2013)

Many proposals have been made to elucidate the way in which the meaning and the morphosyntax of event structure are related (Jackendoff 1990, Grimshaw1990, Travis 2000, Borer 2005, Hale&Keyser 2002 i.a.); the general wisdom being that the syntactic projection of arguments correlates with event structure. On the other hand, there has been a lively debate ...