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This title, first published inis an inquiry into the nature of predication in natural language. The study is based on the hypothesis that infinitives and gerunds are not clausal or propositional constructions and attempts to provide support for such a hypothesis, whilst also drawing from analysis of various anaphoric phenomena.

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edition, in EnglishPages: Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds. London: Taylor and Francis, © Material Type: Document, Internet resource: Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File: All Authors / Contributors: Gennaro Chierchia. The solution is formulated in the HPSG formalism, where the lexical description of heads includes a specification of the argument and articulates syntax and semantics.

We propose that the properties attached to the complement remain the same as they are oustside the construction, but that the semantics of the predicate is enriched to include an. Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds; Author(s): Jack Hoeksema 1 View Affiliations Hide Affiliations Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds, Page 1 of 1 Author: Jacob Hoeksema.

This book explores the grammar of to infinitives and gerundial -ing clauses, which is a central area at the interface of syntax and semantics, against the background of what has been called the Author: Juhani Rudanko.

English' Language 70/ [] Topics in the syntax and semantics of infinitives and gerunds On the interpretation of gerundival null subjects and the theory of control'.

Chapter 7. The acquisition of the syntax and interpretation of - an Infl-licensed null subject language set the pro-drop parameter correctly The use of. This paper explores the fit between syntax and semantics in one small corner of English. It addresses two related questions: To what extent is the distribution of bare infinitive (BI) complements, as in (1) and (2) below, semantically motivated.

(1) I saw/heard Mary Cited by: Gerunds and infinitives function as the subject of a sentence this can be observed in the following examples: (1) Playing poker game takes up too much of his time.

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Save as MODS; Export to Mendeley; Save as EndNote; Export to RefWorks; Title: TOPICS IN THE SYNTAX AND SEMANTICS OF INFINITIVES AND GERUNDS - CHIERCHIA,G: Published in: Studies in Language, 15(1), - ISSN Author: Jacob Hoeksema.

This book explores the grammar of to infinitives and gerundial -ing clauses, which is a central area at the interface of syntax and semantics, against the background of what has been called the Great Complement Shift.

Over the course of six chapters, the author explores the semantic properties of constructions where the general spread of gerundial -ing clauses occurs at the expense of to Brand: Palgrave Macmillan.

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Furthermore, the treatment of gerunds requires a theory somewhat different from that needed for indefinites; in this way too we can gain in our study of quantification. Finally, these results are made precise when I put forward an explicit fragment that interprets many Logical Forms containing by: 7.

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This book sheds new light on the nature of gerunds in English, utilizing data from large electronic corpora in order to compare pairs of patterns viewed as constructions, and bridges observations at the intersection of lexico-grammar, syntax and semantics.

Chierchia, G. () Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds, Ph. Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Dissertation, University of Massachusetts, Amherst. Published in by Garland, New by: Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds. Committee: Barbara H.

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First published inthis book is about sentences containing the word or, dealing primarily with sentences in which or conjoins clauses, but also some cases in which it conjoins expressions of other categories. The author aims to give an account of the discourse properties and felicity conditions of disjunction, and to use this account in explaining the behaviour of presupposition Brand: Taylor And Francis.

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In this case, the student fails to see that because he/she is referring to something that happened at a specific moment in the past, he/she should use the Past Simple, not the Present ts may remember the correct form of the verb (and remember the correct past participle for a specific verb, for example); the problem Author: Claudia Pesce.Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds (ebook) Gennaro Chierchia (Auteur) This title, first published inis an inquiry into the nature of predication in natural language.Topics in the Syntax and Semantics of Infinitives and Gerunds.

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