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Complex predicates and information spreading in LFG / Avery D. Andrews & Christopher D. Manning
Bib ID 2991305
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Andrews, Avery D. (Avery Delano), 1949-
 
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Description Stanford, Calif. : Center for the Study of Language and Information, c1999 
ix, 153 p. ; 24 cm. 
ISBN 1575861658 (cased)
157586164X (paperback)
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Stanford monographs in linguistics.

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  • 1. Introduction. 1. Arguments for multiple notions of head and differential spreading. 2. Projections as restriction classes. 3. Prospectus
  • 2. Predicate Composition. 1. Predicate composition in Urdu. 2. Predicate composition in Romance. 3. Wagiman coverbs
  • 3. Romance Complex Predicates. 1. An analysis via restriction projections. 2. A monoclausal array of grammatical relations. 3. Similarities and contrasts with HPSG. 4. Conclusion
  • 4. Serial Verb Constructions. 1. Serial verbs in Tariana. 2. Misumalpan causatives. 3. A perspective on serial verbs
  • 5. Conclusions and Prospects
  • A. Glue Language Semantics
  • B. Previous Proposals. 1. Projection architectures. 2. Kaplan and Wedekind's restrictions proposal. 3. A resource logic proposal.
 
Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 143-149) and index.

Subjects Lexical-functional grammar.  |  Grammar, Comparative and general -- Verb phrase.
Other authors/contributors Manning, Christopher D

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