The purpose of this study is to propose the appropriate structure of Korean modal auxiliary verb po- construction, which further corroborates their syntactic distribution. Also we will explore their semantic and pragmatic function as compared to the syntactic distribution of the other auxiliary verb po- constructions within the minimalist approach.
2. Jang's Notion of Modality (1995)
3. The Structure of Modal Verb Po- Construction
4. Syntactic Distribution of Modal Auxiliary Verb Poand Other Auxiliary Verb Po-
4.1 Syntactic Order of AV and FV
4.3 Cleft Construction
4.7 Scope of Negator An