Compte-rendu de la conférence « International Conference on Greek and Latin Syntax / Colloque international de syntaxe grecque et latine » qui s'est tenue à l'École normale supérieure, Paris, les 26 et 27 novembre 2010
Compte-rendu de conférence no abstract
In this paper, I address the differences between verbs of speaking (VOS) and verbs of thinking (VOT) with respect to complementation. I argue that even if in a language these two types of verbs share the same construction, that does not allow us to say that they fall into the same class. A cross ...
Revised text of a talk given at the 9th International Conference on Greek Linguistics 29 October 2009 - 31 October 2009 Chicago, Illinois In this paper I address the issue as to why there are at first glance three items that can introduce an embedded question in Classical Greek: hós (relative), ...
Compte-rendu de lecture
This thesis investigates embedded constituent interrogatives at the syntax/semantic interface.Three areas are analysed: interrogative terms; embedding predicates; moods and tenses. Theinterrogative terms belong to three paradigms: ὅς (relative), τίς (direct interrogative) and ὅστις ( ...
International audience In this paper, we argue against the claim that exclamatives could be reducible to interrogatives in Classical Greek as sometimes argued for English. Exclamatives are original in that they denote presupposed propositions, are headed by specific (wh-morpheme h-) and focused wh- ...