Nominal reference, temporal constitution and quantification in event semantics

  • It is by now a weIl-known topic in semantics that there are striking similarities between the meanings of nominal and verbal expressions, insofar as the mass:count distinction in the nominal domain is reflected in the atelic:telic distinction in the verbal domain (cf. Leisi 1953, Taylor 1977, Bach 1986, to cite just a few authors). However, these supposed similarities have not be made explicit in formal representations.

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Author:Manfred KrifkaORCiDGND
Parent Title (German):Semantics and Contextual Expression / Renate Bartsch, Johan van Benthem, Peter van Emde Boas (eds.)
Publisher:Foris Publication
Place of publication:Dordrecht
Document Type:Part of a Book
Date of Publication (online):2010/05/04
Year of first Publication:1989
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ątsbibliothek Johann Christian Senckenberg
Release Date:2010/05/04
GND Keyword:Semantik
First Page:75
Last Page:115
Source: ; (in:) Renate Bartsch, Johan van Benthem, Peter van Emde Boas: Semantics and Contextual Expression. - Dordrecht: Foris Publication, 1989
Dewey Decimal Classification:4 Sprache / 40 Sprache / 400 Sprache
Licence (German):License LogoDeutsches Urheberrecht