LINGUIST List 8.880

Sun Jun 15 1997

TOC: Language Acquisition

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Message 1: Language Acquisition Volume

Date: Thu, 12 Jun 97 22:16:18 EDT
From: Jeannette C. Schaeffer <schaeffeMIT.EDU>
Subject: Language Acquisition Volume

MIT Working Papers in Linguistics presents.....:

"The Interpretation of Root Infinitives and Bare Nouns in Child
Language" (Proceedings of the IAP Workshop held in January at MIT)

edited by

Jeannette Schaeffer

MIT Occasional Papers in Linguistics
Number 12


Temporal reference and eventivity in Root Infinitivals -
Frank Wijnen

The interpretation of Root Infinitive constructions in adult and child
German - Ingeborg Lasser

EVENTS as units of discourse representation in Root Infinitives -
Sergey Avrutin

On the interpretation of (Bare) object Nouns in child language -
Jeannette Schaeffer

The interpretation of Bare Nouns in semantics and syntax: inherent
possessors, pied-piping and Root Infinitives -
Tom Roeper and Ana Perez-Leroux

Now available through MITWPL for $7.
To order: please e-mail

Jeannette C. Schaeffer
MIT - Department of Linguistics and Philosophy
18 Vassar Street 20C-228
Cambridge, MA 02139
Phone:	(617) 253-2559
Fax:	(617) 253-5017
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