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Publication Date: 1977
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Amount Relatives
Carlson, Greg N.
Language, 53, 3, 520-42, Sep 77
It is argued here that English contains a distinct class of relative clauses called amount relatives. On the surface, these are much like restrictive relative clauses, but they have a syntax and semantics that align them more with comparatives than with restrictive relatives. (Author/KM)
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