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Published: 18 May 2020

288 Pages

9.2 x 6.0 inches

ISBN: 9780198855781

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The Roots of Verbal Meaning

John Beavers and Andrew Koontz-Garboden

Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics

  • This is an open access title available under the terms of a CC BY-NC-ND 4.0 International licence.
  • Offers an in-depth empirical study of the lexical semantics of verbal roots
  • Develops a novel typology of verb meanings
  • Includes extended case studies and new analyses of change-of-state verbs and ditransitive verbs of caused possession

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