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Name: Patrick  J Duffley
Institution: Université Laval
Email: click here to access email
Homepage: http://www.fl.ulaval.ca/lli/PDuffley.htm
State and/or Country: Canada   
Linguistic Field(s): Language Documentation
Linguistic Theories
Morphology
Semantics
Subject Language(s): English
Selected Publications: Duffley, Patrick J. (2006) The English Gerund-participle. A Comparison with the Infinitive. New York: Peter Lang.
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Duffley, Patrick J. (1992) The English Infinitive. London : Longman.
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Duffley, Patrick J. and Rachel Tremblay (1994) 'The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Effort', English Studies 75,6 : 566-575.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1994) 'Need and dare : The black sheep of the modal family', Lingua 94 : 213-243.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1996) 'WH- words and the infinitive in English', Lingua 98 : 221-242.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1997) 'Negation and the Lexical Semantics of MUST and MAY in English', in P. Larrivée (ed.) La structuration conceptuelle du langage. Louvain-la- Neuve : Peeters, pp. 69-82.

Duffley, Patrick J. and Pierre Larrivée (1998) 'NEED, DARE and Negative Polarity', Linguistic Analysis 28: 1-19.

Duffley, Patrick J. (1999) 'The Use of the Infinitive and the -ing after Verbs Denoting the Beginning, Middle and End of an Event', Folia Linguistica 33, 3-4 : 295-331.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2000) “Gerund versus Infinitive as Complements of Transitive Verbs in English: the Problems of ‘Tense’ and ‘Control’, Journal of English Linguistics 28, 3: 221-248.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2001) “Verbs of Tolerance with the Gerund and the Infinitive”. Lacus Forum XXVII : 87-92.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2002) “L’infinitif peut-il rester un verbe tout en ayant l’incidence interne?”, in R. Lowe (ed.) Le système des parties du discours. Sémantique et syntaxe, Québec, Presses de l’Université Laval, pp. 40-47.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) “Les conditions de production de l’effet de sens ‘imperfectif’ avec la forme en -ing de l’anglais”, Langages 149: 86-99.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2003) “The gerund and the to-infinitive as Subject”, Journal of English Linguistics 31, 4: 324-352.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) “Verbs of Liking with the Infinitive and the Gerund”, English Studies 85, 4: 358-380.

Duffley, Patrick J. (2004) “The Infinitive and the -ing as Complements of Verbs of Positive and Negative Recall”, in G. Bergh, J. Herriman and M. Mobärg, An International Master of Syntax and Semantics. Papers presented to Aimo Seppänen on the occasion of his 75th birthday, Göteborg: Acta Universitatis Gothoburgensis, pp. 69-78.

Courses Taught: Semantics, English Grammar, Verb System, Noun Phrase, Linguistic Theories
Dissertation Director * of: La Portée des Negations en Français Contemporain
(Pierre Larrivée, Author)
Academic Paper Abstract: Anyone for non-scalarity?
Exploring the Relation between the Qualitative and Quantitative Uses of the Determiner Some

* This information has been submitted by the dissertation author.



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