This chapter examines φ-feature value assignment to both agreeing pronominals and coordinate nodes in the context of principles that appeal to sources, which can be primary or secondary. The distinction between primary and secondary sources plays an important role in the description of pronominal agreement. The concept of secondary source occupies a central place in the assignment of person values to coordinate nodes. Indeed, key conjunct there cannot be properly defined without an elaborated notion of source that goes beyond primary sources. The chapter provides more substance to the notion of secondary source by specifying three additional types and motivating their recognition. It offers a definition of sources that picks out those other determiner phrases (DPs) that can be secondary sources for P. It also considers an overall account of sources that captures certain types of recursion characteristic of pronominal agreement as well as person assignment to coordinate DPs. In addition, the chapter looks at the subject DPs of predicate nominals and how they can function as secondary sources for pronominal agreement.
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