Text, Time, and Context

Selected Papers of Carlota S. Smith

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ISBN: 978-90-481-2616-3 (Print) 978-90-481-2617-0 (Online)

Table of contents (15 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-lxiv

  2. Aspect

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 2-6

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      Pages 7-23

      A Speaker-Based Approach to Aspect

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      Pages 25-59

      Aspectual Categories in Navajo

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      Pages 61-86

      Activities: States or Events?

  3. Tense

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 88-94

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      Pages 95-146

      The Syntax and Interpretation of Temporal Expressions in English

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      Pages 147-160

      The Temporal Reference of the English Futurate

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      Pages 161-182

      The Domain of Tense

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      Pages 183-201

      Tense and Context in French

  4. The Acquisition of Tense

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 204-208

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      Pages 209-223

      The Acquisition of Time Talk: Relations Between Child and Adult Grammars

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      Pages 225-238

      The Acquisition of Tense: Bootstrapping into Syntax

  5. Discourse Structure and Discourse Modes

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 240-248

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      Pages 249-271

      Sentences in Discourse: an Analysis of a Discourse by Bertrand Russell

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      Pages 273-283

      The Vagueness of Sentences in Isolation

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      Pages 285-302

      Temporal Structures in Discourse

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      Pages 303-342

      Temporal Interpretation in Mandarin Chinese

  6. Context and Interpretation

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 344-348

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      Pages 349-369

      Some Significant Omissions: Ellipses in Flaubert's Un Coeur Simple

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      Pages 371-393

      Accounting for Subjectivity (Point of View)

  7. Back Matter

    Pages 395-404