New PDF release: Adverbs and Adverbial Adjuncts at the Interfaces (Interface

By Katalin É. Kiss

ISBN-10: 3110214032

ISBN-13: 9783110214031

This publication clarifies -on the root of in most cases Hungarian info - simple concerns about the classification ‘adverb,’ the functionality ‘adverbial,’ and the grammar of adverbial amendment. It argues for the PP research of adverbials, and claims that they input the derivation through left- and right-adjunction. Their merge-in place depends on the interaction of syntactic, semantic, and prosodic elements. The semantically prompted constraints mentioned additionally comprise a kind limit affecting adverbials semantically integrated into the verbal predicate, an compulsory concentration place for scalar adverbs representing unfavorable values of bidirectional scales, cooccurrence regulations among verbs and adverbials concerning incompatible subevents, and so on. The order and interpretation of adverbials within the postverbal area is proven to be plagued by such phonologically inspired constraints because the legislation of growing to be parts, and through intonation word restructuring. the form of the light-headed chain coming up during locative PP incorporation is dependent upon morpho-phonological requisites. the kinds of adverbs and adverbials analyzed contain locatives, temporals, comitatives, epistemic adverbs, adverbs of measure, demeanour, counting, and frequency, quantificational adverbs, and adverbial participles.

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