This chapter focuses on a novel conception of pronominal agreement that provides the basis for the agreement determined in several imposter and camouflage constructions. The traditional view implies that pronominal agreement is based on the relation between a pair of elements, source and pronominal target, with the source having a set of properties derivatively matched by the target. In the alternative view, pronominal agreement (and perhaps other types of agreement) is constructed in part on the so-called secondary source relation holding between determiner phrases (DPs). In many cases, notably imposters and camouflage cases, a pronominal will agree with a distinct DP that is its ultimate antecedent, rather than with its immediate antecedent. The immediate antecedent of a pronoun is its primary source and the ultimate antecedent its secondary source. The chapter also looks at chains of antecedents mediated by backward control.
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