LINGUIST List 9.109

Fri Jan 23 1998

TOC: TLS 1997 Conference Procedings

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  1. rblight, TLS 1997 Conference Procedings

Message 1: TLS 1997 Conference Procedings

Date: Tue, 20 Jan 1998 15:43:00 -0600
From: rblight <>
Subject: TLS 1997 Conference Procedings

The proceedings of the 1997 conference of the Texas Linguistics
Society (the syntax and semantics of predication) is now available for
purchase. The cost for the volume is $12.00. Please make checks
payable to The University of Texas at Austin. Please make payment in
US dollars. Postage and handling have been included in the price
shown. Send payment to:

Texas Linguistic Forum
Department of Linguistics
The University of Texas at Austin
Austin, TX 78712-1196

A table of contents is provided below:

Interfacing Syntax and Semantics: The Predication of Possession, Nancy
Mae Antrium

Predicative Structures of Nominals in HPSG, Toni Badia

Subjects, Predicates, and Floating Quantifiers, Ralph C. Blight

A Binary Analysis of Resultatives, John Bowers

Light Verb Constructions, TrP, and Multiple Feature Checking Theory,
Eun Cho

Predication Times in St'at'imcets Salish, Hamida Demirdache

The Role of Predication in the Licensing of Purposive Adjuncts, Manuel

A Modality View of Predicate Selection in Small Clauses, Fransisco
Gonzalvez Garcia

Thetic/Categorical Predication and the Semantics of Existential
Quantifiers, Javier Gutierrez-Rexach

Optional Scrambling and Predication, Helen de Hoop

On the So-called Adjunct Predicates in Korean, Youngjun Jang

Obligatory Adjuncts, Yunsun Jung

NP Predicates, Dalina Kallulli

A Crosslinguistic Perspective on Resultative Formation, Soowon Kim and
Joan Maling

French Relative Clauses as Secondary Predicates, Knud Lambrecht

Strange Resultatives in German: New Evidence for a Semantic Treatment,
Anke Ludeling

The Structure of Cleft and Pseudo-Cleft Sentences, Andre Meinunger

Verbal Negation and Complex Predicate Formation in Polish, Adam
Przepiorkowski and Anna Kupsc

The Role of Case Checking in Encoding Semantic Presuppositions, Lisa

Predicational 'Be', Susan Rothstein

Two Pronominal Copulas and the Syntax of Non-Verbal Predication in
Hebrew, Ivy Sichel

Resultative Predicates and Control, Stephen Wechsler

The Asymmetry of Predication, Edwin Williams

- Ralph C. Blight
Department of Linguistics,
The University of Texas at Austin
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