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Remembering, Imagining, and the First Person

James Higginbotham

in Tense, Aspect, and Indexicality

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
May 2010
ISBN:
9780199239313
eISBN:
9780191716904
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199239313.003.0012
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics, Theoretical Linguistics

It is widely supposed that certain uses of anaphoric forms (pronouns, reflexives, and others) give rise to peculiarly ‘first-personal’ interpretations, and it has become customary following David ... More


Sluicing in Mandarin Chinese: An instance of pseudo-sluicing

Perng Wang Adams and Satoshi Tomioka

in Sluicing: Cross-Linguistic Perspectives

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
September 2012
ISBN:
9780199645763
eISBN:
9780191741135
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199645763.003.0010
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter investigates apparent cases of sluicing in Mandarin Chinese, arguing for a non-deletion analysis of this construction, called the “pseudo-sluicing” analysis in Merchant (1998), in which ... More


Event Structure in Short Nominals—the Passive Paradigm

Hagit Borer

in Structuring Sense: Volume III: Taking Form

Published in print:
2013
Published Online:
January 2014
ISBN:
9780199263936
eISBN:
9780191759017
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199263936.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Theoretical Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology

This chapter provides a detailed analysis for the structure of ‘short’ AS-nominals — nominals in which the logical subject is either missing altogether or is expressed with a by-phrase. It is ... More


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