ERIC Number: EJ532562
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1996
Reference Count: 0
Semantic Relationships Between Verbs and Their Arguments.
Language Sciences, v18 n1-2 p429-42 Jan-Apr 1996
Suggests that there are universal constraints that explain the so-called "Definiteness Effect," i.e., the fact that certain constructions do not allow for definite arguments in certain positions. The article founds its proposal on the analysis of data from Hungarian and English. (15 references) (Author/CK)
Publication Type: Reports - Descriptive; Journal Articles
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: N/A
Note: Special issue: Contrastive Semantics and Pragmatics, Volume 1: Meanings and Representations.