Concession and Denial: The Meaning of although

  • Corinne Iten
Part of the Palgrave Studies in Pragmatics, Language and Cognition book series (PSPLC)

Abstract

In the introduction to Chapter 4, I observed that (1) and (2) receive the same ‘concessive’ interpretation as (3):
  1. (1)

    Peter went out although it was raining.

     
  2. (2)

    Although it was raining, Peter went out.

     
  3. (3)

    It was raining but Peter went out.

     

Keywords

Steam Defend Concession Hate 

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© Corinne Iten 2005

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