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ERIC Number: EJ470818
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1991
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Reference Count: 0
ISSN: ISSN-0097-8507
Stucture and Intonation.
Steedman, Mark
Language, v67 n2 p260-96 Jun 1991
Argues that English intonational structure and surface syntactic structure are one and can be captured in a single unified grammar. The interpretations that the grammar provides for such constituents corresponds to the entities and open propositions of intonational meaning that have been described as "theme" and "rheme,""given" and "new," and "presupposition" and "focus." (Contains 87 references.) (JL)
Publication Type: Opinion Papers; Journal Articles
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Language: English
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