Volume 18, Issue 2
  • ISSN 2211-6834
  • E-ISSN: 2211-6842



In this paper, I will discuss some types of variation in wh-expressions asking for reasons such as , and with special attention to their base-generated positions in the framework of the cartography of syntactic structures. I will first discuss and to illustrate variation in the base-generated position of wh-expressions asking for reasons. I will next explore a new dimension in the cartography of syntactic structures by discussing some variation in the use of and the complementizer among speakers.

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