Katalin É. Kiss's Adverbs and Adverbial Adjuncts at the Interfaces (Interface PDF

By Katalin É. Kiss

ISBN-10: 3110214032

ISBN-13: 9783110214031

This publication clarifies -on the foundation of usually Hungarian facts - uncomplicated concerns about the classification ‘adverb,’ the functionality ‘adverbial,’ and the grammar of adverbial amendment. It argues for the PP research of adverbials, and claims that they input the derivation through left- and right-adjunction. Their merge-in place depends upon the interaction of syntactic, semantic, and prosodic elements. The semantically stimulated constraints mentioned additionally contain a sort limit affecting adverbials semantically included into the verbal predicate, an compulsory concentration place for scalar adverbs representing adverse values of bidirectional scales, cooccurrence regulations among verbs and adverbials related to incompatible subevents, and so forth. The order and interpretation of adverbials within the postverbal area is proven to be tormented by such phonologically inspired constraints because the legislation of starting to be materials, and by way of intonation word restructuring. the form of the light-headed chain coming up during locative PP incorporation depends on morpho-phonological specifications. the categories of adverbs and adverbials analyzed comprise locatives, temporals, comitatives, epistemic adverbs, adverbs of measure, demeanour, counting, and frequency, quantificational adverbs, and adverbial participles.

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