By Chris Barker,Chung-chieh Shan
explanation for order sensitivity in scope-related phenomena resembling scope ambiguity, crossover, superiority, reconstruction, destructive polarity licensing, dynamic anaphora, and donkey anaphora. half II outlines an cutting edge substructural common sense for reasoning approximately continuations and proposes an analysis
of the compositional semantics of adjectives resembling 'same' by way of parasitic and recursive scope. It additionally exhibits that sure circumstances of ellipsis might be handled as anaphora to a continuation, resulting in a brand new reason behind a subtype of sluicing referred to as sprouting.
The ebook makes an important contribution to paintings on scope, reference, quantification, and different vital elements of semantics and should entice semanticists in linguistics and philosophy at graduate point and above.
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Continuations and Natural Language (Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics) by Chris Barker,Chung-chieh Shan