Modality And Tense

Author: Kit Fine
Editor: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199278709
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In this book, Kit Fine draws together a series of essays, three of them previously unpublished, on possibility, necessity, and tense.
Modality and Tense
Language: en
Pages: 387
Authors: Kit Fine
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-14 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

In this book, Kit Fine draws together a series of essays, three of them previously unpublished, on possibility, necessity, and tense.
Modality and Tense
Language: en
Pages: 396
Authors: Kit Fine
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005-07-14 - Publisher: Clarendon Press

Kit Fine has since the 1970s been one of the leading contributors to work at the intersection of logic and metaphysics. This is his eagerly-awaited first book in the area. It draws together a series of essays, three of them previously unpublished, on possibility, necessity, and tense. These puzzling aspects
The Grammaticalization of Tense, Aspect, Modality and Evidentiality
Language: en
Pages: 315
Authors: Kees Hengeveld, Heiko Narrog, Hella Olbertz
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2017-09-11 - Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG

This book brings together a series of contributions to the study of grammaticalization of tense, aspect, and modality from a functional perspective. All contributions share the aim to uncover the functional motivations behind the processes of grammaticalization under discussion, but they do so from different points of view.
Time and Modality
Language: en
Pages: 296
Authors: Jacqueline Guéron, Jacqueline Lecarme
Categories: Philosophy
Type: BOOK - Published: 2008-07-27 - Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

Here is a unique work of reference. Not only does it unite studies which explore the syntax and semantics of tense or modality, but it is the first book of its kind to embrace the interaction of tense and modality within a coherent generative model.
Modality in Japanese
Language: en
Pages: 277
Authors: Heiko Narrog
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2009 - Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing

This book presents a systematic corpus-based study of the semantic and morphosyntactic interaction of modality with tense, aspect, negation, and modal markers embedded in subordinate clauses. The results are critically compared with extant theories of hierarchies of grammatical categories, including those in Functional Grammar, Role and Reference Grammar, and the