Lexical semantics, syntax, and event structure

This text focuses on the linguistic representation of temporality in the verbal domain and its interaction with the syntax and semantics of verbs, arguments, and modifiers. It explores the division of labour between syntax, compositional semantics, and lexical semantics in the encoding of event stru...

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Main Author: Hovav, Malka Rappaport
Other Authors: Doron, Edit, Sichel, Ivy
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Oxford Oxford University Press 2010, 2010
Series:Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics / Oxford studies in theoretical linguistics
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Collection: Oxford University Press - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Summary:This text focuses on the linguistic representation of temporality in the verbal domain and its interaction with the syntax and semantics of verbs, arguments, and modifiers. It explores the division of labour between syntax, compositional semantics, and lexical semantics in the encoding of event structure
Physical Description:xvi, 401 p. ill
ISBN:9780191720536
0191720534