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J. T. Devlin
Recursive inconsistencies are hard to learn: A connectionist perspective on universal word order correlationsPDF
Proceedings of the Nineteenth Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society, pages 113-118, 1997
Abstract Across the languages of the world there is a high degree of consistency with respect to the ordering of heads of phrases. Within the generative approach to language these correlational universals have been taken to support the idea of innate linguistic ...