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The logic of pragmatics. An experimental investigation with children and adults

In the first part of my dissertation I present some experimental works that investigate how adults interpret scalar items such as or in different syntactic contexts, such as (1) and (2), and ambiguous sentences like (3), in which the pronoun "it" admits of two interpretations, due to the presence of...

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Main Author: Foppolo,
Format: Doctoral Thesis
Language: English
Published: Università degli Studi di Milano-Bicocca 2007
Online Access: Open access