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Contextually Supplied Relations

  • M. J. Cresswell
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Part of the Studies in Linguistics and Philosophy book series (SLAP, volume 60)

Abstract

In this chapter I shall look at a very important and pervasive respect in which context can affect interpretation. That is by supplying a relation which can operate on parts of the meaning of the sentence to produce other indices. I shall look first at a use of the possesssive which contrasts with that introduced on p.29.

Keywords

Accessibility Relation Sentential Operator Relational Noun Attributive Adjective Semantic Question 
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© Springer Science+Business Media Dordrecht 1996

Authors and Affiliations

  • M. J. Cresswell
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  1. 1.Victoria University of WellingtonNew Zealand

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