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Definiteness

Author: Christopher Lyons
Publisher: Cambridge [u.a.] : Cambridge Univ. Press, 1999.
Series: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1. publView all editions and formats
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This 1999 book is an explanation of the grammatical concept of definiteness ('the', 'this', 'that') and how many languages express it.

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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Christopher Lyons
ISBN: 0521362822 9780521362825 0521368359 9780521368353
OCLC Number: 245815711
Description: XX, 380 S : graph. Darst ; 23 cm.
Contents: Preface; 1. Basic observations; 2. Simple definites and indefinites; 3. Complex definites and indefinites; 4. Some semantic and pragmatic distinctions; 5. Interaction with other grammatical phenomena; 6. Definiteness effects; 7. Defining definiteness; 8. Definiteness and noun phrase structure; 9. Diachronic aspects; References.
Series Title: Cambridge textbooks in linguistics.
Responsibility: Christopher Lyons.

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