Structuring Events: A Study in the Semantics of Lexical Aspect
Copyright © 2004 Susan Rothstein
Author(s): Susan Rothstein
Published Online: 21 JAN 2008
Print ISBN: 9781405106672
Online ISBN: 9780470759127
About this Book
Structuring Events presents a novel semantic theory of lexical aspect for anyone interested in the study of verb meanings.
- Provides an introduction to aspectual classes and aspectual distinctions.
- Utilizes case studies to present a novel semantic theory of lexical aspect and compare it with alternative theories.
- Useful for students and scholars in semantics and syntax as well as the neighboring fields of pragmatics and philosophy of language.