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The Resource A view of language, Pieter A.M. Seuren

A view of language, Pieter A.M. Seuren

Label
A view of language
Title
A view of language
Statement of responsibility
Pieter A.M. Seuren
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
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Seuren, Pieter A. M
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Semantics
  • Creole dialects
Label
A view of language, Pieter A.M. Seuren
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Collection of 22 articles and parts of articles or books originally published 1972-1999, some originally in foreign languages which have been translated into English by the author for this publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [496]-510) and index
Contents
Language, world, and cognitive processing -- Grammar as an underground process -- Autonomous versus semantic syntax -- Doing sums with language -- Internal variability in competence -- The paradoxes and natural language -- Predicate raising and dative in French and sundry languages -- Negative's travels -- Operator lowering -- A problem in English subject complementation -- Clitic pronoun clusters -- Presuppositions and the universe of interpretation -- Logical form and semantic form : an argument against Geach -- Lexical meaning and presupposition -- Presupposition and negation -- Why does 2 mean "2"? : grist to the anti-Grice mill -- Towards a discourse-semantic account of donkey anaphora -- A discourse-semantic account of topic and comment -- Semantic transperency as a factor in Creole genesis / with Herman Chr. Wekker -- Serial verb constructions -- Tense and aspect in Sranan -- The question of predicate clefting in the Indian Ocean creoles
Control code
6243207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 517 p.
Isbn
9780199244812
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001024733
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2001024733
  • 6243207
  • (BNAtoc) 2001024733
Label
A view of language, Pieter A.M. Seuren
Publication
Note
Collection of 22 articles and parts of articles or books originally published 1972-1999, some originally in foreign languages which have been translated into English by the author for this publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [496]-510) and index
Contents
Language, world, and cognitive processing -- Grammar as an underground process -- Autonomous versus semantic syntax -- Doing sums with language -- Internal variability in competence -- The paradoxes and natural language -- Predicate raising and dative in French and sundry languages -- Negative's travels -- Operator lowering -- A problem in English subject complementation -- Clitic pronoun clusters -- Presuppositions and the universe of interpretation -- Logical form and semantic form : an argument against Geach -- Lexical meaning and presupposition -- Presupposition and negation -- Why does 2 mean "2"? : grist to the anti-Grice mill -- Towards a discourse-semantic account of donkey anaphora -- A discourse-semantic account of topic and comment -- Semantic transperency as a factor in Creole genesis / with Herman Chr. Wekker -- Serial verb constructions -- Tense and aspect in Sranan -- The question of predicate clefting in the Indian Ocean creoles
Control code
6243207
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xxiv, 517 p.
Isbn
9780199244812
Isbn Type
(alk. paper)
Lccn
2001024733
Other physical details
ill.
System control number
  • (DLC) 2001024733
  • 6243207
  • (BNAtoc) 2001024733

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