Journals Higher Education



Published: 20 June 1991

584 Pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780195062069

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Time and the Verb

A Guide to Tense and Aspect

Robert I. Binnick

This comprehensive examination of tense and grammatical aspect provides fascinating insight into how languages indicate distinctions of time. Binnick focuses on the major Classical and modern European languages, providing an in-depth survey of the scholarship from the ancient Greeks through the present.