By Iggy Roca, Wyn Johnson

ISBN-10: 0631213457

ISBN-13: 9780631213451

This textbook presupposes no wisdom of phonology or phonetics, and takes the learner step-by-step during the quite a few phases and parts of the self-discipline with out sacrificing rigor or breadth of assurance. the extreme readability of clarification through the authors make this booklet effectively understood via an individual with a willing curiosity in phonology.

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27) Perspective Structure: BE (THING, LOC) [THING is the Perspectival Center] a. Ivan byl na lekcii. ' b. Ivan ne byl na lekcii. ' DS NDS (28) Perspective Structure: BE (THING, LOC) [LOC is the Perspectival Center] a. Na lekcii byl Ivan. ' b. Na lekcii ne bylo Ivana. / Ivana ne bylo na lekcii. ' ES NES Another important assumption is that "any Perspectival Center must be normally presupposed to exist" (Borschev & Partee, 2001, p. 19). Given this assumption, we expect that NDS (our negated locative sentences) and NES (our negated existential sentences) differ not only in terms of case marking of their "subjects", but also in terms of presupposition.

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