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What is an interrogative pro-form?

 

Definition
 

An interrogative pro-form is a pro-form that is used in questions to stand for the item questioned.

Examples (English)
 
  • who
  • what
  • when
  • where
  • why
Generic
  An interrogative pro-form is a kind of
 
Source
 

Schachter 1985 34


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