Studies in the Composition and Decomposition of Event Predicates

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This detailed, perceptive addition to the linguistics literature analyzes the semantic components of event predicates, exploring their fine-grained elements as well as their agency in linguistic processing. The papers go beyond pure semantics to consider their varying influences of event predicates on argument structure, aspect, scalarity, and event structure.The volume shows how advances in the linguistic theory of event predicates, which have spawned Davidsonian and neo-Davidsonian notions of event arguments, in addition ...

Studies in the Composition and Decomposition of Event Predicates 2013, Springer, Dordrecht

ISBN-13: 9789400798014

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Studies in the Composition and Decomposition of Event Predicates 2013, Springer

ISBN-13: 9789400759824

2013 edition

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