Aspect Bound: A voyage into the realm of Germanic, Slavonic by Casper de Groot, Hannu Tommola (eds.)

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To appear in Die slawischen Sprachen, 1. TIMBERLAKE, Alan 1982 'Invariance and the syntax of Russian aspect'. ) 1982, 305-331. T0MM0LA, Hannu 1981 'On the semantics of 'situations' and 'events''. ), Terminologia ja kaannosteoria, osa Β. (= Vaasan korkeakoulun julkaisuja/Proceedings of the University of Vaasa; Tutkimuksia/Research Papers, 80) Vaasa, 80-119. VENDLER, Zeno 1967 'Verbs and times'. In: Linguistics Cornell University Press, 97-121. in Philosophy. J. 1972 On the Compositional Nature of the Aspects.

It DIE Sent. 165 Verb 1 No. of categories: 32 (Do you know what happened to me yesterday? I WALK in the forest. Suddenly I STEP on a snake. It BITE me in the leg. Verb 1 No. ) He COUGH once Sent. 162 Verb 1 No. of categories: 31 (Do you know what happened to me Suddenly I STEP on a snake yesterday? ) Sent. 99 Verb 1 No. ) He WRITE the letter in an hour Sent. 101 Verb 2 No. of categories: 31 (Last year, the boy's father sent him a sum of money) When the boy GET the money, he BUY a present for the girl Sent.

2. e. variants of the aspectual classes themselves by typical features of the course of the aspectual action. What is here called the character of action in aspectological literature is often connected with aspectual-semantic groups. However, taking into account their specifics, it would be more accur- ate to speak of them as actional meanings which accompany the aspectual meanings (features). Such joint meanings can be denoted by the term "aspectualactional meanings" (as distinct from "actional-aspectual" meanings which stress the inclusion of aspectual meanings into the wide area of actionality).

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