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Syntax of possessives in English
Logical Form for Quantificational Possessives
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accommodation adjective assignment functions assume chapter clitic context definite described descriptive content determiner phrase discourse dissertation distinct dogs donkey anaphora donkey antecedent downward entailing DP hypothesis drummer embedded English extrinsic possession relation extrinsic reading fact favorite genitive gerunds give rise grammatical indefinite instance intuition involving John John's child John's children kinship lambda abstract lexical possession logical form logical scope means monadic narrowing effect negative polarity items novel entity nuclear scope particular phrase structure rules planets posses possessee nominal possessive construction possessive description possessive determiner possessive example possessive interpretation possessive morpheme possessor phrase possessor variable postnominal predict prenominal possessive prepositional pronoun properties proportional readings quantificational determiner quantificational operator quantificational possessives quantifier denoted Quantifier Raising refer relevant for distinguishing role satisfy the nuclear semantic sense sentence set of entities situation student surface structure symmetric reading syntactic thematic role truth conditions uniqueness presupposition unselective binding valence verb woman variable yoghurt