Questionnaire on focus semantics. - 2nd edition

  • This is the 15th issue of the working paper series Interdisciplinary Studies on Information Structure (ISIS) of the Sonderforschungsbereich (SFB) 632. This online version contains the Questionnaire on Focus Semantics contributed by Agata Renans, Malte Zimmermann and Markus Greif, members of Project D2 investigating information structural phenomena from a typological perspective. The present issue provides a tool for collecting and analyzing natural data with respect to relevant linguistic questions concerning focus types, focus sensitive particles, and the effects of quantificational adverbs and presupposition on focus semantics. This volume is a supplementation to the Reference manual of the Questionnaire on Information Structure, issued by Project D2 in ISIS 4 (2006).

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Author:Agata Renans, Malte Zimmermann, Markus Greif
Series (Serial Number):Interdisciplinary studies on information structure : ISIS ; working papers of the SFB 632 (15, 2nd E.)
Document Type:Monograph/Edited Volume
Year of Completion:2011
Publishing Institution:Universit├Ąt Potsdam
Release Date:2011/03/02
Tag:focus sensitive expressions; methodology; semantic fieldwork
RVK - Regensburg Classification:ER 300
Organizational units:Zentrale und wissenschaftliche Einrichtungen / Sonderforschungsbereich 632 - Informationsstruktur
Dewey Decimal Classification:4 Sprache / 40 Sprache / 400 Sprache
Collections:Universit├Ąt Potsdam / Schriftenreihen / Interdisciplinary studies on information structure : ISIS ; working papers of the SFB 632, ISSN 1866-4725
Licence (German):License LogoKeine Nutzungslizenz vergeben - es gilt das deutsche Urheberrecht