Journals Higher Education



Published: 11 August 2005

330 Pages | 9 figures & numerous diagrams

ISBN: 9780199280438

Also Available As:


Also Available In:

Bookseller Code (06)

The Syntax of Aspect

Deriving Thematic and Aspectual Interpretation

Edited by Nomi Erteschik-Shir and Tova Rapoport

Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics

  • New work by internationally known scholars
  • Considers a wide range of languages including English, Hindi/Urdu, French, Finnish, Navajo, Malagasy, Tagalog, Germanic, and Slavic
  • Throws new light on language acquisition and universal grammar
  • Can be used as a textbook for advanced courses on the nature of the lexicon and on the lexicon-syntax interface