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ERIC Number: EJ586023
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1999
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ISSN: ISSN-0097-8507
Quantifier Scope in English, Chinese, and Japanese.
Kuno, Susumu; Takami, Ken-ichi; Wu, Yuru
Language, v75 n1 p63-111 Mar 1999
Critiques Aoun and Li's (1993) syntactic analysis of quantifier-scope interpretations in English, Chinese, and Japanese, showing serious theoretical problems with their results and proposing a quantifier-scope analysis that avoids those problems. The proposed expert system considers several important considerations and arrives at a composite opinion of the relative strengths of the potential scope interpretations of a given sentence. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - General
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Language: English
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