By Jon A. Franco, Alazne Landa, Juan Martín
This quantity comprises fifteen articles on present theoretical matters in Basque and Romance linguistics. even supposing Basque and Romance languages are typologically diverse and feature varied genetic origins, 1000 years of coexistence have proven sure parallelisms of their respective grammars. it's Mario Saltarelli that first provided a proper linguistic account of phonological and syntactic phenomena that happen in those language teams. therefore, this compilation of articles in either Basque and Romance linguistics not just will pay tribute to Saltarelli‘s paintings through acknowledging his formalization of this relational perception, but additionally includes state-of-the-art study on languages with robust geographical and old kinship.Fifteen reviewed articles written via 16 best students within the box supply clean analyses of lengthy status tough phenomena in Romance and Basque linguistics similar to geminates, the evolution of Basque plosives, clitic doubling, clitic clustering, directionality of clitization, the function of contract, concentration, the interplay of voice and point, unaccusativity, semantic interpretation and syntactic constitution of Determiner words, obviation, keep an eye on, and anaphoric and pronominal binding. This number of themes in spite of the fact that is unified through restricting the contributions to the 4 significant formal components of linguistics, and to at least one unmarried framework, Generative Grammar, even though in a few of its many incarnations similar to Minimalism, Optimality conception, and Relational Grammar. All this, in addition to the variety of languages lined through the authors (Aragonese, Basque, Catalan, French, Galician, Gascon, Italian and plenty of of its dialects (Ligurian, Piedmontese, Tuscan...), Classical and past due Latin, Occitan, Brazilian and ecu Portuguese, Romanian, outdated and sleek Spanish between others), makes the publication of significant price to any linguist operating in Romance or Basque linguistics.