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Name: HenriĆ«tte  de Swart
Institution: Universiteit Utrecht
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Homepage: http://www.let.uu.nl/~Henriette.deSwart/personal/
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Selected Publications:
Announced on LINGUIST :  Quantifiers, Deduction and Context
 Introduction to Natural Language Semantics
 The Semantics of Incorporation
 Perspectives on Aspect
 Conflicts in Interpretation
Reviewed on LINGUIST :  Introduction to Natural Language Semantics
 Introduction to Natural Language Semantics
Dissertation Director * of: From Root Infinitive to Finite Sentence: The acquisition of verbal inflections and auxiliaries
(Elma Blom, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Ps in Motion: On the semantics and syntax of P elements and motion events
(Berit Gehrke, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Aspectual Pairing in Polish
(Anna Mlynarczyk, Author)
Dissertation Director * of: Plural Pronominal Anaphora in Context: Dynamic Aspects of Quantification
(Rick Nouwen, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Krasimir Kabakciev, Aspect in English: a 'common-sense' view of the interplay between verbal and nominal referents. Dordrecht: Kluwer, 2000. Pp. xii+348.
Robert D. Borsley & Bob Morris Jones, Welsh Negation and Grammatical Theory. Cardiff: University of Wales Press, 2005. Pp. xiv+279.

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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