Pragmatic Aspects of Scalar Modifiers: The Semantics-Pragmatics Interface Osamu Sawada
Publisher: Oxford University Press
Minor corrections, June 20, 2015. Add Pragmatic Aspects of Scalar Modifiers to Cart. Final version to appear in the Cambridge Handbook of Formal Semantics, eds. This book investigates pragmatic aspects of scalar modifiers. Inbunden, Engelska, 2017-12-07, ISBN 9780198714224. Pragmatic Aspects of Scalar Modifiers. The Semantics/Pragmatics Interface*. The Semantics-Pragmatics Interface. This volume examines the meaning of scalarmodifiers - expressions such as more than, a bit, and much - from the standpoint of the semantics-pragmatics interface. Published in print: 2017; Published Online: December 2017; ISBN: 9780198714224; eISBN: 9780191782633; Item type: book. Title: Pragmatic Aspects of Scalar Modifiers: The Semantics-Pragmatics Interface (Oxford Studies in Theoretical Linguistics). In line with online studies testing scalar implicatures using a similar paradigm, this finding is taken to epistemic effects of superlative modifiers were pragmatic rather than semantic in nature (Büring 2008; Cummins The Semantics/Pragmatics Interface from Different Points of View 1, 257–. Institut Jean-Nicod, CNRS; New York University. Pragmatic Aspects of Scalar Modifiers: The Semantics-Pragmatics Interface.