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Title Event structure and the left periphery : studies on Hungarian / edited by Katalin É. Kiss
Published Dordrecht : Springer, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (vii, 299 pages) : some illustrations
Series Studies in natural language and linguistic theory ; v. 68
Studies in natural language and linguistic theory ; v. 68
Contents Front Matter; Aims and Background; The Function and the Syntax of the Verbal Particle; Verbal Particles Telicizing Stative Psych Verbs; Definiteness Effect Verbs; Weak and Strong Accomplishments; Particles and a Two Component Theory of Aspect; From the Grammaticalization of Viewpoint Aspect to the Grammaticalization of Situation Aspect; Accusative Case and Aspect; Apparent or Real? On the Complementary Distribution of Identificational Focus and the Verbal Particle; Aspect, Negation and Quantifiers; Predicates, Negative Quantifiers and Focus: Specificity and Quantificationality of N-Words
Summary Provides results in a field of research examining the syntactic and semantic consequences of event structure. This volume examines the hypothesis that event structure correlates with word order, the presence or absence of the verbal particle, the [+/- specific] feature of the internal argument, negation, and negative quantification, among others
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 287-296) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Hungarian language -- Aspect.
Hungarian language -- Particle
Hungarian language -- Syntax.
Hungarian language -- Verb.
Form Electronic book
Author Kiss, Katalin É.
Magyar Tudományos Akadémia.
LC no. 2007462675
ISBN 1402047533 (Cloth)
9781402047534 (Cloth)