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ERIC Number: EJ263241
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1981-Dec
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Le futur linguistique: temps lineaire ou temps ramifie (The Linguistic Future: Linear or Branching Time)?
Martin, Robert
Langages, v15 n64 p81-92 Dec 1981
Discusses the problems posed by a semantic analysis of the future tense in French, addressing particularly its double use as a tense and as a mood. The distinction between linear and branching time, or, certainty and possibility, central to this discussion, leads to a comparative analysis of future and conditional. (MES)
Descriptors: French, Logic, Semantics, Time, Verbs
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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Language: French
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