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The syntactic nature of inner aspect : a minimalist perspective, Jonathan E. MacDonald, (electronic resource)

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The syntactic nature of inner aspect : a minimalist perspective
Title
The syntactic nature of inner aspect
Title remainder
a minimalist perspective
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan E. MacDonald
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This book explores the syntactic nature of inner aspect from a minimalist perspective. It begins with the new observation that there are two independent properties at play in English inner aspect: the object-to-event mapping and event structure. From a discussion of English statives and Russian, it is concluded that the former property is variant and the latter universal; a minimalist conception of language variation arises naturally in this context. Additionally, an exploration of a lexical derivational approach to achievements leads to the expectation that there are no accomplishments in the
Member of
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
MacDonald, Jonathan E
Dewey number
415/.63
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
  • Linguistik aktuell =
  • Linguistics today,
Series volume
v. 133
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Grammar, Comparative and general
  • Minimalist theory (Linguistics)
  • Slavic languages
Label
The syntactic nature of inner aspect : a minimalist perspective, Jonathan E. MacDonald, (electronic resource)
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Substantial reorganization and expansion of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--Stony Brook University, 2006 Ph. D.) presented under the title: The syntax of inner aspect
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-235) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Syntactic Nature of Inner Aspect; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Dedication page; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; List of abbreviations; chapter 1. An introduction to the syntax of inner aspect; chapter 2. The syntax of eventives 1; chapter 3. The syntax of eventives 2; chapter 4. A lexical derivation of achievements; Chapter 5. Minimalist variation in inner aspect; chapter 6. The autonomy of inner aspect; chapter 7. A consideration of other aspectual facts; chapter 8. The syntactic nature of inner aspect and some speculative remarks; References; Index
Control code
ocn309761906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027289865
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309761906
Label
The syntactic nature of inner aspect : a minimalist perspective, Jonathan E. MacDonald, (electronic resource)
Publication
Note
Substantial reorganization and expansion of the author's thesis (Ph. D.--Stony Brook University, 2006 Ph. D.) presented under the title: The syntax of inner aspect
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 227-235) and index
Color
multicolored
Contents
The Syntactic Nature of Inner Aspect; Editorial page; Title page; LCC data; Dedication page; Table of contents; Acknowledgements; Preface; List of abbreviations; chapter 1. An introduction to the syntax of inner aspect; chapter 2. The syntax of eventives 1; chapter 3. The syntax of eventives 2; chapter 4. A lexical derivation of achievements; Chapter 5. Minimalist variation in inner aspect; chapter 6. The autonomy of inner aspect; chapter 7. A consideration of other aspectual facts; chapter 8. The syntactic nature of inner aspect and some speculative remarks; References; Index
Control code
ocn309761906
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xiv, 241 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9789027289865
Level of compression
unknown
Note
eBooks on EBSCOhost
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)309761906

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