Time and modality

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Published by Springer in [Dordrecht, London?] .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Grammar, Comparative and general -- Tense,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general -- Temporal constructions

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Jacqueline Guéron and Jacqueline Lecarme.
SeriesStudies in natural language and linguistic theory -- 75
ContributionsGuéron, Jacqueline., Lecarme, Jacqueline.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP281 .T45 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxvi, 296 p. :
Number of Pages296
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL23169668M
ISBN 10140208353X
ISBN 109781402083532
LC Control Number2008927066

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Modality play a major role in the differentiation of the medicine as well as reaching to similimum. Modal logic is a type of formal logic primarily developed in the s that extends classical propositional and predicate logic to include operators expressing modality.A modal—a word that expresses a modality—qualifies a statement.

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for instance Ford and Thompson 2). Marking epistemic stance “isAuthor: Karin Aijmer.Tense–aspect–mood (commonly abbreviated tam) or tense–modality–aspect (abbreviated as tma) is a group of grammatical categories that covers the expression of tense (location in time), aspect (fabric of time – a single block of time, continuous flow of time, or repetitive occurrence), and mood or modality (degree of necessity, obligation, probability, ability).

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