On the logic of verbal modification


Beaver, D. I.; Condoravdi, C. On the logic of verbal modification. Proceedings of the Sixteenth Amsterdam Colloquium, edited by M. Aloni, P. Dekker, F. Roelofsen. Institute for Logic, Language and Computation, University of Amsterdam, 2007.


We describe Linking Semantics, providing a uniform compositional analysis of argument-dropping inferences, quantifier scope, and temporal modification.

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