Download e-book for kindle: Argument Realization (Research Surveys in Linguistics) by Beth Levin,Malka Rappaport Hovav

By Beth Levin,Malka Rappaport Hovav

ISBN-10: 0521663318

ISBN-13: 9780521663311

ISBN-10: 0521663768

ISBN-13: 9780521663762

the connection among verbs and their arguments is a greatly debated subject in linguistics. This entire 2005 survey offers an summary of this significant zone of study, exploring theories of the way a verb's semantics can confirm the morphosyntactic consciousness of its arguments. Assuming an in depth connection among verb that means and syntactic constitution, it presents a bridge among lexical-semantic and syntactic examine, synthesizing the result of paintings from a number of linguistic subdisciplines and in various theoretical frameworks. the 1st 4 chapters survey prime theories approximately occasion constitution and conceptualization. The 5th and 6th chapters concentrate on the mapping from lexical semantics to morphosyntax and contain a close dialogue of the thematic hierarchy. the ultimate bankruptcy stories remedies of a number of argument awareness. With worthy bibliographic references and transparent definitions of proper phrases, this publication may be valuable to scholars and researchers in syntax and semantics, in addition to these in comparable fields.

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