This post orginally appeared on the Faculty of Language blog (February 10, 2014). http://facultyoflanguage.blogspot.com/2014/02/where-norbert-posts-chriss-revised-post.html
Saturday, March 25, 2017
Syntacticians are not a uniform bunch. There are different different ways of looking and theory and data that define them. Here is a sample of what is out there. These may not be the most appropriate or interesting of names. If you have alternative names for the categories, please let me know. Of course, a person's personality might be composed of several of these basic types. This categorization is not meant to be offensive. All of these categories of people are immensely valuable, in my opinion.