Adpositions of Movement (Belgian Journal of Linguistics 18)

Adpositions of Movement (Belgian Journal of Linguistics 18)

By: Tanja Mortelmans (editor), Hubert Cuyckens (editor), Walter De Mulder (editor)Paperback

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As of Volume 9 (1994/95) John Benjamins Publishing Company is the official publisher of the Belgian Journal of Linguistics, the annual publication of the Linguistic Society of Belgium. Each volume is topical and includes selected papers from the international meetings organised by the LSB.


1. Part One - Syntactic Issues; 2. Introduction (by Cuyckens, Hubert); 3. The Layered Internal Structure of Spatial PPs (by Ayano, Seiki); 4. The Particularity of Particles, or Why They Are Not Just 'Intransitive Prepositions' (by Cappelle, Bert); 5. Some Observations on the Syntax of Adpositions of Movement (by Melis, Ludo); 6. Locative Complements of Verbs of Movement in Czech: Some Typical Structures and Their Interpretation (by Ungermanova, Marta); 7. Pronominal Adverbs Containing Adpositions of Direction in Dutch: Formation and Splitting (by Van Canegem-Ardijns, Ingrid); 8. On 'Syntactic' versus 'Semantic' Telicity: Evidence from In and On (by Thomas, Emma); 9. Directionality and the Complementation of Dutch Adpositions (by Tseng, Jesse); 10. Part Two - Semantic Issues; 11. Catalan Adpositions of 'Movement' as Aspectual Particles: Cap (a) and Fins (a) (by Alturo, Nuria); 12. Vers and Contre: Two Ways of Expressing Spatial Direction in French (by Borillo, Andree); 13. Rethinking English 'Prepositions of Movement': The Case of To and Through (by Evans, Vyvyan); 14. Polysemy in Basque Locational Cases (by Ibarretxe-Antunano, Iraide); 15. Motion, Path, and Aspect: The Case of the German Path Adpositions Uber and Durch (by Meex, Birgitta)

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  • ISBN13: 9789027226785
  • Format: Paperback
  • Number Of Pages: 323
  • ID: 9789027226785
  • weight: 600
  • ISBN10: 9027226784

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