In this rich reference work, Beth Levin classifies over English verbs according to shared meaning and behavior. Levin starts with the hypothesis that a. English verb classes and alternations: A preliminary investigation. By BETH. LEVIN. Chicago: University of Chicago Press, Pp. xviii, Cloth. $ English Verb Classes and Alternations: A Preliminary Investigation. Beth Levin. ( Northwestern University). Chicago: The University of Chicago. Press, , xviii.
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A Verb Index for use with the book.
Verbs of Inherently Directed Motion It will prove indispensable for theoretical and computational linguists, psycholinguists, cognitive scientists, lexicographers, and teachers of English as a second language. Account Options Sign in. Possessor-Attribute Factoring Alternations 2.
Verbs of Assuming a Position Verbs Requiring Special Diatheses 8. The first part of the book sets out alternate ways in which verbs can express their arguments. Verbs of Sounds Made by Animals Verbs of Caring for a Specific Body Part Bring and Take Verbs of Sound Emission Mental Logic Martin D.
English Verb Classes and Alternations: A Preliminary Investigation, Levin
Verbs of Light Emission Verbs of Motion Verbs of Change of Bodily State Verbs of Creation and Transformation Verbs of Putting 9. Verbs of Providing The Gateway to the Pacific Meredith Oda.
Verbs of Possessional Deprivation: Virtual Reflexive Alternation 4. Image Creation Verbs Verbs That Are Vehicle Names Container Subject Alternation 3. Verbs of Putting in a Spatial Configuration 9. It will prove indispensable for theoretical and computational linguists, psycholinguists, cognitive scientists, lexicographers, and teachers of English as a second language.
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English Verb Classes and Alternations: Local Subject Alternation 3. Sum of Money Subject Alternation 3. Verbs of Dressing Verbs of Group Existence Verbs of Emission Raw Material Subject Alternation 3.
Body-Part Possessor Ascension Alternation 2. Verbs of Communication