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Chomsky

(Avram) Noam . born 1928, US linguist and political critic. His theory of language structure, transformational generative grammar, superseded the behaviourist view of Bloomfield
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We see, then, a glimpse of a Chomskian deep structure (modules of thirds and fourths/fifths) behind scoring-prosody.
29) We hope we have shown that Reid's and Wittgenstein's thought supplies all that is needed for the necessary conditions of language while avoiding that Chomskian form of expression that begs the very question it is intended to address.
Apart from introductory and summary chapters, the body of the book, comprising chapters 2 through 5, devotes more than half its space to a presentation and critique of the so-called New Historical View, a school of chant scholarship associated with Leo Treitler and Helmut Hucke (making too little of the differences between them and attributing to the latter an affinity with Chomskian generative grammar that is alien to his intellectual tradition).
It is deletion transformation, as in Chomskian theory, that leads to its Surface Structure (SS) realization as a condensed form.
Malone was faced with the arduous task of commenting on "The Chomskian School of Semitic Linguistics" (pp.
Contrary to the Chomskian view that language variation is "free," its variations are systematic and regular (Labov, 1973a).
The background of this claim is understandable, though, and concerns the deep-rooted prejudice of Chomskian linguistics against word-formation rules that are considered much less productive and regular than syntactic and inflectional rules.