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Author Ippolito, Michela, 1970- author

Title Subjunctive conditionals : a linguistic analysis / Michela Ippolito
Published Cambridge, Massachusetts : The MIT Press, [2013]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 159 pages)
Series Linguistic inquiry monographs ; 65
Linguistic inquiry monographs ; 65
Summary Ippolito proposes a compositional semantics for subjunctive (or would) conditionals in English that accounts for their felicity conditions and the constraints on the satisfaction of their presuppositions by capitalizing on the occurrence of past tense morphology in both antecedent and consequent clauses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Grammar, Comparative and general -- Conditionals.
Grammar, Comparative and general -- Subjunctive.
Modality (Linguistics)
Form Electronic book
ISBN 0262314878 (electronic bk.)
1299848478 (electronic bk.)
1461943272 (electronic bk.)
9780262314879 (electronic bk.)
9781299848474 (electronic bk.)
9781461943273 (electronic bk.)