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Word meaning and Montague grammar the semantics of verbs and times in generative semantics and in Montague"s PTQ by David R. Dowty

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Published by Kluwer Academic in Dordrecht, Boston .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • Semantics,
  • Montague grammar,
  • Generative grammar,
  • English language -- Grammar, Generative

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid R. Dowty.
SeriesStudies in linguistics and philosophy -- v. 7
The Physical Object
Paginationxxv, 415 p. :
Number of Pages415
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL15582416M
ISBN 109027710090
OCLC/WorldCa43011088

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