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However Sanctius' work triggered a long-Iasting debate over something essentially identical to the S/S Analysis, and therefore seems like a good place to start. 3 Sanctius (Book I, Ch. 18; Book III, Ch. 14) suggested something like the S/S Analysis in order to account for certain peculiarities in case assignment in Latin. 1) Emi equum centum aureis, et pluris. ' The verb emi, 'bought, , normally requires that the phrase indicating the price of the purehase be in the ablative case; a limited class of items, however, may be in the genitive instead.
Adherents of modem syntactic theories may also find the S/S Analysis unattractive. A reciprocal formation role of the sort proposed THE S/S ANALYSIS 51 by Gleitman (and perhaps implicit in Beattie) would seem to make impossible an account of the syntactic distribution of reciprocal pronouns in terms of Binding Theory, for example. Gleitman's nominalization rule is also inconsistent with the lexicalist approach to nominalization popular since Chomsky (1970). An analysis like Schein's does not appear to contradict these standard assumptions, but runs into its own semantic problems, including problems with reciprocals, as we have seen.
NOTES 1. S. , London. 2. But see my remarks on a "Montagovian" interpretation of Aristotle, at the end of this section. 3. Pope John XXI. Peter takes a somewhat different posItIOn in his Tractatus Syncategorematum. g. Rivero 1973, Wierzbicka 1980). I think this is the result of actual inconsistency on Peter's part, and not because his views have been "misappropriated," as Wierzbicka suggests; it may also be that the Syncategoremata was not really written by Peter (Moody 1967). 4. The translation is by F.