Interpretative Model for Linguistic Quantifiers

  • Irena Bellert


This paper attempts to give a model-theoretical account for the semantics of elementary English sentences (the basic units of the semantic structure of the entire language), as a necessary first step towards a compositional interpretive semantics of all the sentences of the language (see Bellert, 1983, for some applications of this proposal to complex sentences).


Reference Class Universal Quantifier Feature Method Existential Quantifier Singular Proposition 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Irena Bellert
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  1. 1.Department of LinguisticsMcGill UniversityMontréalCanada

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