Fragments: Studies in Ellipsis and Gapping

Hardcover | March 1, 1999

EditorShalom Lappin, Elabbas Benmamoun

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This volume contains essays on ellipsis -- the omission of understood words from a sentence -- and the closely related phenomena of gapping. This volume presents work by leading researchers on syntactic, semantic and computational aspects of ellipsis. The chapters bring together a variety oftheoretical perspectives and examine a range of cross-linguistic phenomena involving ellipsis in Japanese, Arabic, Hebrew, and in English. This volume will be of interest to syntacticians, semanticists, computational linguists, and cognitive scientists.

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This volume contains essays on ellipsis -- the omission of understood words from a sentence -- and the closely related phenomena of gapping. This volume presents work by leading researchers on syntactic, semantic and computational aspects of ellipsis. The chapters bring together a variety oftheoretical perspectives and examine a range ...

Shalom Lappin is at University of London. Elabbas Benmamoun is at University of Illinois, Urbana-Champagne.
Format:HardcoverDimensions:320 pages, 9.29 × 6.61 × 0.98 inPublished:March 1, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

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ISBN - 10:0195123026

ISBN - 13:9780195123029

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