Structuring Events: A Study in the Semantics of Aspect
January 2004, Wiley-Blackwell
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Structuring Events presents a novel semantic theory of lexical aspect for anyone interested in the study of verb meanings.
- Provides an introduction to aspectual classes and aspectual distinctions.
- Utilizes case studies to present a novel semantic theory of lexical aspect and compare it with alternative theories.
- Useful for students and scholars in semantics and syntax as well as the neighboring fields of pragmatics and philosophy of language.