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Valency and aspectuality : syntactic and semantic motivation for the notion of "change of state"

  • Certain semantic properties of verbs have syntactic consequences in that they restrict the ability of the verb to occur in particular constructions. It will be argued that such semantic properties may not be introduced for syntactic purposes alone, but that the semantic nature and relevance of these properties has to be proved. In the following sections it will be shown which semantic verbal properties have to be assumed to capture the restrictions for the occurrence of a certain syntactic pattern in German, the so-called a construction These same properties will also turn out to be necessary for the explanation of semantic phenomena like sentential aspect. Finally, the meaning of the introduced notions and their theoretical status will be discussed.

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Author:Stefan Engelberg
URN:urn:nbn:de:bsz:mh39-10740
ISBN:3-484-30320-4
Parent Title (English):Sprache – Sprechen – Handeln : Akten des 28. Linguistischen Kolloquiums, Graz 1993. Band 1 (Linguistische Arbeiten ; 320)
Publisher:Niemeyer
Place of publication:Tübingen
Editor:Irmgard Stütz, Dieter W. Halwachs
Document Type:Part of a Book
Language:English
Year of first Publication:1994
Tag:Valenz
GND Keyword:Aspekt; Deutsch; Verb
Pagenumber:7
First Page:53
Last Page:59
Dewey Decimal Classification:400 Sprache / 430 Deutsch
BDSL-Classification:Grammatik
Leibniz-Classification:Sprache, Linguistik
Linguistics-Classification:Semantik
Open Access?:Ja
Licence (German):License LogoCreative Commons - Namensnennung-Nicht kommerziell-Keine Bearbeitung 3.0 Deutschland