The Syntax and Semantics of Pseudo Incorporation

The Syntax and Semantics of Pseudo Incorporation
Author : Olga Borik
Publisher : BRILL
Total Pages : 340
Release : 2015-04-13
ISBN 10 : 9789004291089
ISBN 13 : 9004291083
Language : EN, FR, DE, ES & NL

The Syntax and Semantics of Pseudo Incorporation Book Description:

This volume brings together recent research on the semantics and syntax of pseudo-incorporation, bringing into focus new empirical data from a wide array of languages, offering new formal analyses of the phenomenon and strengthening the links with other related phenomena.


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