I Need Out Because He Wants in the House: the Subject Pronoun in Need and Want Phrasal Constructions.
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In this project, which is part of a larger project examining syntactic, semantic, and pragmatic factors affecting want + prepositional adverb/phrase and need + prepositional adverb/phrase, we explore the role that one syntactic factor, namely subject type, plays in the widespread distribution of these constructions in written sources.
Need (The English word)
Want (The English word)
English language--Noun phrase