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Verb meaning and argument structure constructions

William Croft

in Verbs: Aspect and Causal Structure

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
May 2012
ISBN:
9780199248582
eISBN:
9780191740657
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199248582.003.0009
Subject:
Linguistics, English Language

Chapter 9, “Verb meaning and argument structure constructions”, addresses the question of the relationship between the meaning of a verb and the meaning of the argument structure construction(s) it ... More


Core syntactic relations

Anat Ninio

in Syntactic development, its input and output

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
May 2011
ISBN:
9780199565962
eISBN:
9780191725616
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199565962.003.0002
Subject:
Psychology, Cognitive Psychology, Developmental Psychology

This chapter reviews the linguistic literature concerning syntactic atoms in two different types of linguistic theories: mainstream generative grammar and Construction Grammars. In the first ... More


Argument structure

Peter W. Culicover

in Language Change, Variation, and Universals

Published in print:
2021
Published Online:
September 2021
ISBN:
9780198865391
eISBN:
9780191897757
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198865391.003.0005
Subject:
Linguistics, Syntax and Morphology, Theoretical Linguistics

This chapter applies the constructional theory to variation in systems for expressing argument structure. A central point is that there are multiple devices of comparable complexity that encode the ... More


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