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  • Liao, Shen-yi; McNally, Louise, 1965-; Meskin, Aaron (Taylor & Francis (Routledge), 2016)
    The goal of this short paper is to show that esthetic adjectives—exemplified by “beautiful” and “elegant”—do not pattern stably on a range of linguistic diagnostics that have been used to taxonomize the gradability properties ...
  • Torner Castells, Sergi (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2005-05-02)
    En esta tesis se ahonda en el conocimiento que en la actualidad se posee sobre el significado de los adverbios en -mente del español. Se propone un análisis que explica los usos que puede tener un adverbio partiendo de sus ...
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona. Grup de Gramàtica TeòricaInstitut Interuniversitari de Filologia Valenciana, 2004)
    In this paper, I argue that bare plural noun phrases in Spanish unambiguously denote properties of individuals. I begin by using evidence from their incompatibility with kind-level predicates to show that Spanish bare ...
  • Espinal i Farré, M. Teresa; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Cambridge University Press, 2011)
    This paper presents an analysis of bare nominals unmarked for number (BNs) occurring in object position in Spanish and Catalan, on which the BN is a syntactic complement to the verb, but not a semantic argument. After ...
  • Kennedy, Christopher; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Springer, 2010)
    Color adjectives have played a central role in work on language typology and/nvariation, but there has been relatively little investigation of their meanings by researchers/nin formal semantics. This is particularly ...
  • McNally, Louise, 1965-; Boleda Torrent, Gemma (Springer, 2017)
    One of the defining traits of language is its capacity to mediate between concepts in our mind, which encapsulate generalizations, and the things they refer to in a given communicative act, with all their idiosyncratic ...
  • Puig Waldmüller, Estela Sophie (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2008-06-18)
    En el trabajo la semántica y pragmática de formas contraídas y no-contraídas en Alemán serán discutidas. Formas contraídas son preposiciones con sufijos flexionales, obligatorias en contextos en las que el contenido ...
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona, 1999)
    Focusing on the case of deverbal gradable adjectives such as acquainted, we show that the selective behavior of degree modifiers such as very and well provides an important prove on the semantic typology of adjectives. ...
  • Gehrke, Berit; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Linguistic Society of America, 2015)
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (MIT Press, 2008)
    In this squib, I argue that facts involving DP-internal only cast serious doubt/non the viability of explaining these similarities via an obligatory/namount relative analysis for relatives out of existentials
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (Annual Reviews Inc, 2016)
    Though the term “existential sentence” goes back at least as far as Jespersen (1924, 155) and is used in descriptions of many languages to refer to a designated construction, it is difficult to identify exactly what these ...
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (Springer, 1998)
  • Gehrke, Berit; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Cambridge Medical Publications, 2011)
  • McNally, Louise, 1965-; Gehrke, Berit (Cornell University, Linguistic Society of America, 2011)
  • Kennedy, Christopher; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Cornell University, 1999)
  • Marín, Rafael; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Springer, 2011)
    In this paper we argue that by making a careful distinction between the notions of inchoativity and telicity, we can gain new insight/ninto how changes of state can be expressed in natural language. Our argument is based ...
  • McNally, Louise, 1965- (Presses universitaires de Vincennes, 2005)
    Formal semanticists of natural language have traditionally worked with/nrelatively impoverished lexical representations and have generally been/nconservative in drawing the line between those aspects of interpretation ...
  • Ignjatović, Mihajlo (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, info:eu-re)
    This dissertation contains three studies, which explore variousquestions about verbal aspect and how it is affected by the processof nominalization. The first study examines the type of regulareventive nominalizations in ...
  • Van Geenhoven, Veerle; McNally, Louise, 1965- (Elsevier, 2005)
    In this paper, we regard Zimmermann’s/n(1993) property analysis of verbs of absence as a/nspecial case of the/nindependent ability of verbs to take property-type complements (see Ladusaw, 1994)./nBy integrating into this ...
  • García Odón, Amaia (Universitat Pompeu Fabra, 2012-09-28)
    In this dissertation, I deal with the problem of presupposition projection. I mostly focus on compound sentences composed of two clauses and conditional sentences in which the second clause carries a presupposition. The ...