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Focus and Secondary Predication
Language: en
Pages: 491
Authors: Susanne Winkler
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 1997-01-01 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter

The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the ulterior goal of gaining
Secondary Predication in English
Language: en
Pages: 481
Authors: Susanne Winkler
Categories: Focus (Linguistics)
Type: BOOK - Published: 1994 - Publisher:

Books about Secondary Predication in English
Romance Languages and Linguistic Theory 2000
Language: en
Pages: 354
Authors: Claire Beyssade
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This volume presents a selection of the best papers from the 2000 'Going Romance' conference, held in Utrecht. The papers discuss current topics in formal syntax in Romance languages.
The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (MITECS)
Language: en
Pages: 1096
Authors: Robert A. Wilson, Frank C. Keil
Categories: Psychology
Type: BOOK - Published: 2001-09-04 - Publisher: MIT Press

Since the 1970s the cognitive sciences have offered multidisciplinary ways of understanding the mind and cognition. The MIT Encyclopedia of the Cognitive Sciences (MITECS) is a landmark, comprehensive reference work that represents the methodological and theoretical diversity of this changing field. At the core of the encyclopedia are 471 concise
Secondary Predication and Adverbial Modification
Language: en
Pages: 474
Authors: Nikolaus P. Himmelmann, Eva F. Schultze-Berndt
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2006-09-28 - Publisher: OUP Oxford

Depictive secondary predicates, such as 'raw' in 'George ate the fish raw', are central to current issues in syntactic and semantic theory - in particular predication theory, phrase structure theories, issues of control and grammatical relations, and verbal aspect. This is the first book to approach depictive secondary predication from