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Books: Tempussemantik [The Semantics of Tense]: Viguier

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Subject: Tempussemantik [The Semantics of Tense]: Viguier
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Title: Tempussemantik [The Semantics of Tense]Subtitle: Das französische Tempussystem Eine integrative AnalyseSeries Title: De Gruyter Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für romanische Philologie 366

Publication Year: 2012Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton

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Author: Marie-Hélène Viguier

Electronic: ISBN: 9783110261905 Pages: 590 Price: Europe EURO 159.95Hardback: ISBN: 9783110261424 Pages: 590 Price: Europe EURO 159.95


The nature and semantic role of tenses remains controversial in currentresearch despite important new insights. This critique aims to clarify thequestions raised with reference to the example of French. From a perspectivebased in integrative linguistics (IL) it develops a detailed new analysis ofthe French system of tenses. This analysis aims to achieve greater coherenceand particularly includes uses beyond the indicative. The book is aimed atprofessional linguists and candidates for advanced examinations.

Linguistic Field(s): Morphology Semantics

Subject Language(s): French (fra)

Written In: German (deu)

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