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lex-headed Auxiliary Verb Constructions

Gregory D. S. Anderson

in Auxiliary Verb Constructions

Published in print:
2006
Published Online:
September 2007
ISBN:
9780199280315
eISBN:
9780191707186
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199280315.003.0003
Subject:
Linguistics, Language Families

This chapter addresses the LEX-headed inflectional pattern. In this construction, the lexical verb bears all the obligatory inflectional categories, and the auxiliary verb may appear in an ... More


Modal Categories and Kant’s Revolution

Uygar Abacı

in Kant's Revolutionary Theory of Modality

Published in print:
2019
Published Online:
May 2019
ISBN:
9780198831556
eISBN:
9780191869327
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/oso/9780198831556.003.0007
Subject:
Philosophy, Metaphysics/Epistemology

This chapter reconstructs Kant’s revolutionary account of real modality as presented in the Schematism and the Postulates chapters of the Critique. Here we find his precritical theses on existence, ... More


Imperatives as (Non-)modals

Mikhail Jary

in Mood, Aspect, Modality Revisited: New Answers to Old Questions

Published in print:
2017
Published Online:
September 2017
ISBN:
9780226363523
eISBN:
9780226363660
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
University of Chicago Press
DOI:
10.7208/chicago/9780226363660.003.0007
Subject:
Linguistics, Semantics and Pragmatics

The principal research question of this chapter is the issue of whether the imperative can be treated as a genuine modal category on the semantic side. According to the authors, the main property ... More


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