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TRIGGERS AND VARIABLE STRUCTURES
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acceptability testing adjectival adverbial Aktionsart American English analytic negation Bolinger Bolinger's claim Brown Corpus cf eg cf table choice of S/A clause boundaries collocation constraining factors constraints countable different verb types direct objects discussion distribution examples existential constructions fallout shelter final sample finite verb functions of nominal group tests idioms incorporating elements indefinite informants instances invariable structures journalistic prose proper lexical verbs linguistic litotes main verb Mario Lanza material meaning modal modal verbs NEG-incorporating element NEG-raising nega non-arguments Notice occurred original S negation Postmodifier potential NEG-incorporating premodified NPs prepositional phrases PrepPhrases problem Pron pronominal pronouns proportion reason S/A negation S/A variation scope of NEG seems semantically equivalent sentences containing sentences with lexical shown in table shows Subj compl Subject complements Svartvik syntactic functions Synthetic Analytic synthetic and analytic synthetic negation Table 22 take S negation term tion trigger unacceptable variable structures whereas