By Louise McNally,Christopher Kennedy
provide a finished imaginative and prescient of the linguistically major structural and interpretive houses of adjectives and adverbs, to focus on the similarities among those different types, and to sign the significance of a cautious and particular integration of lexical and compositional semantics.
The editors open the booklet with an summary of present learn earlier than introducing and contextualizing the remainder chapters. The paintings is geared toward students and complex scholars of syntax, semantics, formal pragmatics, and discourse. it is going to additionally entice researchers in philosophy, psycholinguistics, and language acquisition drawn to the syntax and semantics of adjectives and adverbs.
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Adjectives and Adverbs: Syntax, Semantics, and Discourse (Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics) by Louise McNally,Christopher Kennedy