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Hypostasis

  • Paul Ziff
Chapter
Part of the Synthese Library book series (SYLI, volume 173)

Abstract

Consider the discourse: ‘Did you know that McEnroe beat Borg at the U.S. Open? Yes, McEnroe’s beating Borg dismayed me’. ‘McEnroe’s beating Borg’ is another nominalization of the sentence ‘McEnroe beat Borg’.

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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1984

Authors and Affiliations

  • Paul Ziff
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  1. 1.Department of PhilosophyThe University of North Carolina at Chapel HillUSA

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