Lumsden, John S. 1991

Lumsden, John S. 1991. On the Argument Structure of Certain Haitian Predicates - Rete, To Remain', Posib 'Possible'. Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages 6. 59-72. Amsterdam/Philadephia: John Benjamins Publishing Company.

@article{175697,
  address   = {Amsterdam/Philadephia},
  author    = {Lumsden, John S.},
  journal   = {Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages},
  number    = {1},
  pages     = {59-72},
  publisher = {John Benjamins Publishing Company},
  title     = {On the Argument Structure of Certain Haitian Predicates - Rete, To Remain', Posib 'Possible'},
  url       = {http://dx.doi.org/10.1075/jpcl.6.1.04lum},
  volume    = {6},
  year      = {1991},
  abstract  = {The paper presents a systematic description of rete and posib, including some patterns which have not been discussed before in the literature. The account confirms that these predicates do not provide examples of subject-to-subject raising constructions. A lexical subject with rete or posib is always assigned a theta-role by that predicate. The analysis provides a unified lexical representation of each predicate without resort to double lexical entries to represent different syntactic patterns which are phonolog-ically and semantically identical. The syntactic properties of these predicates are essentially parallel, with the basic exception of the distinction that rete is a Case assigner, but posib is not. Additionally, it is argued that rete requires an overt specification of the location or time of the event which it describes, but posib has no such requirement.},
  doi       = {10.1075/jpcl.6.1.04lum},
  hhtype    = {grammar_sketch (computerized assignment from "structure")},
  inlg      = {English [eng]},
  issn      = {0920-9034},
  lgcode    = {Haitian [hat] (computerized assignment from "haitian")},
  src       = {apics, benjamins}
}
TY  - JOUR
AU  - Lumsden, John S.
PY  - 1991
DA  - 1991//
TI  - On the Argument Structure of Certain Haitian Predicates - Rete, To Remain’, Posib ’Possible’
JO  - Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages
SP  - 59
EP  - 72
VL  - 6
IS  - 1
PB  - John Benjamins Publishing Company
CY  - Amsterdam/Philadephia
AB  - The paper presents a systematic description of rete and posib, including some patterns which have not been discussed before in the literature. The account confirms that these predicates do not provide examples of subject-to-subject raising constructions. A lexical subject with rete or posib is always assigned a theta-role by that predicate. The analysis provides a unified lexical representation of each predicate without resort to double lexical entries to represent different syntactic patterns which are phonolog-ically and semantically identical. The syntactic properties of these predicates are essentially parallel, with the basic exception of the distinction that rete is a Case assigner, but posib is not. Additionally, it is argued that rete requires an overt specification of the location or time of the event which it describes, but posib has no such requirement.
SN  - 0920-9034
UR  - https://doi.org/10.1075/jpcl.6.1.04lum
DO  - 10.1075/jpcl.6.1.04lum
ID  - 175697
ER  - 
<?xml version="1.0" encoding="UTF-8"?>
<modsCollection xmlns="http://www.loc.gov/mods/v3">
<mods ID="175697">
    <titleInfo>
        <title>On the Argument Structure of Certain Haitian Predicates - Rete, To Remain’, Posib ’Possible’</title>
    </titleInfo>
    <name type="personal">
        <namePart type="given">John</namePart>
        <namePart type="given">S</namePart>
        <namePart type="family">Lumsden</namePart>
        <role>
            <roleTerm authority="marcrelator" type="text">author</roleTerm>
        </role>
    </name>
    <originInfo>
        <dateIssued>1991</dateIssued>
    </originInfo>
    <typeOfResource>text</typeOfResource>
    <genre>journal article</genre>
    <relatedItem type="host">
        <titleInfo>
            <title>Journal of Pidgin and Creole Languages</title>
        </titleInfo>
        <originInfo>
            <issuance>continuing</issuance>
            <publisher>John Benjamins Publishing Company</publisher>
            <place>
                <placeTerm type="text">Amsterdam/Philadephia</placeTerm>
            </place>
        </originInfo>
        <genre authority="marcgt">periodical</genre>
        <genre>academic journal</genre>
        <identifier type="issn">0920-9034</identifier>
    </relatedItem>
    <abstract>The paper presents a systematic description of rete and posib, including some patterns which have not been discussed before in the literature. The account confirms that these predicates do not provide examples of subject-to-subject raising constructions. A lexical subject with rete or posib is always assigned a theta-role by that predicate. The analysis provides a unified lexical representation of each predicate without resort to double lexical entries to represent different syntactic patterns which are phonolog-ically and semantically identical. The syntactic properties of these predicates are essentially parallel, with the basic exception of the distinction that rete is a Case assigner, but posib is not. Additionally, it is argued that rete requires an overt specification of the location or time of the event which it describes, but posib has no such requirement.</abstract>
    <identifier type="citekey">175697</identifier>
    <identifier type="doi">10.1075/jpcl.6.1.04lum</identifier>
    <part>
        <date>1991</date>
        <detail type="volume"><number>6</number></detail>
        <detail type="issue"><number>1</number></detail>
        <extent unit="page">
            <start>59</start>
            <end>72</end>
        </extent>
    </part>
</mods>
</modsCollection>