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Tense, Verbal Aspect, Aktionsart, and Related Areas

 


Modal Auxiliaries and Modality

©Robert I. Binnick, 2002


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Aksu, Ayhan Ayse. 1978. "Aspect and Modality in the child's Acquisition of the Turkish Past Tense." PhD dissertation, University of California, Berkeley.

Aksu-Koç, Ayhan. 1988. The Acquisition of Aspect and Modality: The Case of Past Reference in Turkish. (Cambridge Studies in Linguistics, Supplementary volume.)Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Andersson, Sven-Gunnar. 1989. "Zur Interaktion von Temporalität, Modalität, Aspektualität und Aktionsart bei den nicht-futurischen Tempora im Deutschen, Englischen und Schwedisch." [On the interaction of temporality, modality, aspectuality, and Aktionsart in the non-future tenses in German, English, and Swedish.] Werner Abraham and T. Janssen (eds.), Tempus&emdash;Aspekt&emdash;Modus: Die lexicalischen und grammatischen Formen in den Germanischen Sprachen. Tübingen: Niemeyer, 27-49.

Arikwa, Koji. 1992. "Binding Domain and Modality: A case study of tense binding in Japanese." PhD dissertation, University of Wisconsin, Madison

Arnovick, Leslie Katherine. 1987. "The Modality of Medieval English Futurity." PhD dissertation, University of California at Berkeley.

Avram, Larisa. 1998. "Remarks on the English Modals." University of Maryland Working Papers in Linguistics 6.12-31.

Babushkina, E. V. 1980. "O kategorii futuruma v datskom jazyke." [On the category of the future tense in Danish.] Vestnik moskovskogo universiteta, filologija 35.47-56.

Bahloul, Maher. 1994. "The Syntax and Semantics of Taxis, Aspect, Tense and Modality in Standard Arabic." PhD dissertation, Cornell University.

Brisard, Frank. 1996. "Epistemische kenmerken van het Engelse werkwoordelijke tijdssystem." [The epistemic characterization of the English verbal tense system.] Presented at the Journée de linguistique, 11/05, Cercle Belge de Linguistique.

Burton, Ernest De Witt. 1898. Syntax of the Moods and Tenses in New Testament Greek. Edinburgh: T. and T. Clark. 3rd edition.

Bustamante, Isabel Margarita. 1991. "Estudio sintáctico-semántico del espaõol de Quito: Modalidad epistemológica y enfoque en el enunciado ." [A syntactico-semantic study of the Spanish of Quito: epitsemological modality and focus in the utterance.] PhD dissertation, University of Michigan.

Bybee, J. L., R. Perkins, and W. Pagliuca. 1994. The Evolution of Grammar: Tense, aspect and mood in the languages of the world. Chicago: University of Chicago Press.

Bybee, Joan. 1992. "The Semantic Development of Past Tense Modals in English." Joan Bybee and Suzanne Fleischman (eds.), Modality in Grammar and Discourse. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 503-17. Presented at the symposium on mood and modality, at the University of New Mexico, Albuquerque, May 1992.

Comrie, Bernard. 1989. "On Identifying Future Tenses." Werner Abraham and T. Janssen (eds.), Tempus&emdash;Aspekt&emdash;Modus: Die lexicalischen und grammatischen Formen in den Germanischen Sprachen. Tübingen: Niemeyer, 51-63.

Condoravdi, Cleo. 2001. "Temporal Interpretation of Modals: Modals for the Present and for the Past." David Beaver, Stefan Kaufmann, Brady Clark and Luis Casillas (eds.), Stanford Papers on Semantics. Stanford, California: CSLI Publications.

_____. 2001a."Will." Presented atr Workshop on Temporality and Discourse Context, University of Dundee, Scotland, July 30.

Crouch, R. and S. Pulman. 1993. "Time and Modality in a Natural Language Interface." Artificial Intelligence 63.265-304.

Curtius, Georg. 1846. Bildung der Tempora und Modi im Griechischen und Lateinischen sprachvergleichend dargestellt. [Construction of the tenses and moods in Greek and Latin presented language-comparatively (?).] Berlin: Wilhelm Besser.

Davidsen-Nielsen, Niels. 1990. Tense and Mood in English: A Comparison with Danish. (Topics in English Linguistics.)Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. Review articles by R. Declerck (1992), A. Klinge (1992), B. Jacobsen (1993), and S. Johansson (1994).

Dendale, Patrick. 1993. "Le Conditionnel de l'information incertaine: marqueur modal ou marqueur évidentiel?." [The conditional of uncertain information: modalk marker or evidential marker?.] Hilty Gerold (ed.), Actes du XXe Congrès de Linguistique et Philologie Romanes. Tübingen: Francke, 165-76.

_____. 1994. "Devoir: marqueur modal ou évidentiel?." [devoir 'ought': modal or evidential marker?.] Langue Française 102.24-40.

Dendale, Patrick, and Walter De Mulder. 1996. "Déduction ou abduction: le cas de devoir inférentiel." [Deduction or abduction: the case of inferential devoir 'ought'.] Zlatka Guentchéva (ed.), L’Énonciation Médiatisée. Louvain and Paris: Peeters, 305-18.

Desclés, Jean-Pierre and Zlatka Guentchéva. 1990. "Discourse Analysis of Aorist and Imperfect in Bulgarian and French." Nils Thelin (ed.), Verbal Aspect in Discourse. Amsterdam: John Benjamins, 237-61.

Dieling, Klaus. 1982. "Das Hilfsverb "werden" als Zeit- und als Hypothesenfunktor." [The auxiliary verb 'werden' ('become') as tense- and hypothesis-functor.] Zeitschrift für Germanistik 3.325-31.

Dostál, Antonin. 1962. "L’ expression des modalités et du procès de l'action verbale et l’aspect verbal en slave." [The expression of the modalities and of the process of verbal action and verbal aspect in Slavic.] Mélanges linguistiques offerts à Emil Petrovici par ses amis étrangers à l’occasion de son soixantième anniversaire. Bucharest: Éditions de l’Académie de la RPR, 157-64.

Evans, Vyv. 2000. "Constructing the future: desire, experientialism and the semantics of will." Ms., Georgetown University.

Fleischman, Suzanne. 1982. The Future in Thought and Language: Diachronic Evidence from Romance. (Cambridge Studies in Linguistics, 36.)Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Friedman, Victor A. 1985. "Balkan Romani modality and other Balkan languages." Folia Slavica 7.381-89.

Fuchs, Catherine. 1988. "Encore, déjà, toujours: de l'aspect à la modalité." [Encore 'again', déjà ‘still’, toujours ‘always’: from aspect to modality.] Nicole Tersis and Alain Kihm (eds.), Temps et aspects: actes du colloque CNRS Paris 24-25 octobre 1985. Paris: Peeters/Selaf, 135-48.

Giorgi, Alessandra and Fabio Pianesi. 1997. Tense and Aspect: From semantics to morphosyntax. (Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax.)New York: Oxford University Press. Cf. Giorgi (1995).

Girón, J. L. 1991. Tiempo, modalidad y adverbio: Significado y función del adverbio 'ya'. [Tense, modality and adverb: meaning and function of the adverb 'ya' (‘already’).] Salamanca: Ediciones de la Universidad.

Gurevich, V. V. 1989. "Modal'nost’, istinnostnoe znachenie, referentsija." [Modality, truthful meaning, reference.] Voprosy jazykoznanija 6.95-101.

Hepner, Mark. 1995. "Tense, Aspect and Modality in Bargam." Language and Linguistics in Melanesia 26.1-31.

Hofmann, T. Ronald. 1966. "Past Tense Replacement and the Modal System." Anthony ? Oettinger (ed.), Mathematical Linguistics and Automatic Translation. Cambridge, Massachusetts: Harvard University, Harvard Computational Laboratory, VII-1&emdash;VII-21. Reprinted in McCawley (1976), Notes from the Linguistic Underground. (Syntax and Semantics, 7.) New York: Academic Press, 85-100; translated 1969 as “La transformation de remplacement du constituent ‘Passé’ et ses rapports avec le système modal de l’anglais,” Langages 14.

Hofmann, Th. 1969. "Transformation de remplacement du constituant 'Passé' et ses rapports avec le système modal de l’anglais." [The past replacement transformation and its relationship with the modal system of English .] Langages 14.28-43.

Iljic, Robert. 1986. "Les deux [l schwa] du chinois contemporain: aspect et modalité." [The two 'le''s of contemporary Chinese: aspect and modality.] Aspects, modalité: problèmes de catégorisation grammaticale. Paris: Université de Paris VII, 23-39.

Ippolito, Michela. 2000. "The Imperfect and Modality." Table ronde internationale: Syntaxe du temps et de l'aspect, Université de Paris 7, 15-18 November 2000.

Izvorski, Roumyana. 1997. "The Present Perfect as an Epistemic Modal." Aaron Lawson (ed.), Proceedings of Semantics and Linguistic Theory VII. Ithaca, New York: CLS Publications.

James, Deborah. 1982. "Past Tense and the Hypothetical: A Cross Linguistic Study." Studies in Language 6.375-403.

Johnson, Mayumi Yuki. 1994. "Japanese Modality: A Study of Modal Auxiliaries, Conditionals, and Aspectual Categories." PhD dissertation, University of Minnesota.

Klöppel, Karl-Heinz. 1960. "Aktionsart und Modalität in den portugiesischen Verbalumschreibungen." [Aktionsart and modality in the Portuguese verbal periphrases.] PhD dissertation, Freie Universität Berlin.

Kuszmider, Barbara. 1999. Aspect, temporalité et modalité en polonais et en français: étude contrastive. [Aspect, temporality and modality in Polish and French: a contrastive study.] Paris: Ophrys.

Leech, Geoffrey N. 1971. Meaning and the English Verb. London: Longmans.

Legault, S. R. 1975. "Tense and Modality in English." PhD dissertation, Georgetown University.

Lindeberg, Ann Charlotte. 1995. "Tenses, Modals, and Rhetorical Structuring in Research Articles in Finance, Management and Marketing: An Exploratory Study of Introductions." Anglicana Turkuensia 14.361-69.

Lyons, John. 1977. Semantics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press .

McCrindle, Karen Lyda. 1999. "Temps, mode et aspect: Les Creoles des Caraibes à base lexicale française." [Tense, mood, and aspect: the Caribbean creoles with a French lexical base.] PhD dissertation, University of Toronto.

Michaelis, Laura Adrienne. 1993. "Toward a Grammar of Aspect: The case of the English perfect construction." PhD dissertation, University of California at Berkeley.

Mikhov, Nikolaj. 1979. "Ba°lgarskoto modalno minalo nesva°rsheno vreme i negovite funktsionalni ekvivalenti vuv frenskiia ezik." [The Bulgarian imperfective modal past tense and its functional equivalent in French.] Sa°postavitelno Ezikoznanie 4.30-41.

Nakau, Minoru. 1976. "Tense, Aspect and Modality." Masayoshi Shibatani (ed.), Japanese Generative Grammar. New York City : Academic Press, 421-82.

Naumann, Ralf and Anja Latrouite. 1998. "A Modal logic for the interpretation of aspectual phenomena in natural language." Presented at Sinn und Bedeutung 1998: 3. Jahrestagung der Gesellschaft für Semantik, Universität Leipzig, 11-13 December.

Nishimura, Hirokazu. 1979. "Is the Semantics of Branching Structures Adequate for Chronological Modal Logics?" Journal of Philosophical Logic 8.469-75.

Nitsolova, Ruselina. 1993. "Kognitivni sa°stoianiia na govoreshtiia, epistemichna modalnost i temporalnost." [Cognitive states of discourse, epistemic modality and temporality.] Sa°postavitelno Ezikoznanie 18.137-44.

Nuyts, Jan . 1994. "Epistemic Modal Qualifications: On their Linguistic and Conceptual structure." Antwerp Papers in Linguistics.

Palmer, F. R. 1979. Modality and the English Modals. London: Longman.

_____. 1986. Mood and Modality. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Portner, P. 1998. "The Progressive in modal semantics." Language 74.760-88.

Prior, Arthur. 1957. Time and Modality. Oxford: Clarendon Press.

Robert, Stéphane. 1986. "État résultant: aspect et modalité dans le paradigme dit 'énonciatif' en Wolof." [Resultant state: aspect and modality in the 'enunciative' paradigm in Wolof .] Aspects, modalité: problèmes de catégorisation grammaticale. Paris: Université de Paris VII, 121-53.

Rothstein, Philippe. 1976. "Temps, aspect et modalité: Esquisse d'une combinatoire des operations de distanciation." [Tense, aspect, and modality: outline of a combination of operations of distancing.] Sigma 1.8-94.

Salomao, Maria Margarida Martins. 1991. "Polysemy, Aspect and Modality in Brazilian Portuguese: The Case for a Cognitive Explanation of Grammar ." PhD dissertation, University of California at Berkeley.

Sarkar, Anoop. 1998. "The conflict between future tense and modality the case of will in English."

_____. 1998a."The conflict between future tense and modality: the case of will in English." Penn Working Papers in Linguistics 5.91-117.

Schlupp, Daniel. 1997. Modalités prédicatives, modalités aspectuelles et auxiliaires en créole à base lexicale française de la Guyane française, XVIIIe-XXe siècles. [Predicative modalities, aspectual modalities, and auxiliaries in French-based creoles in French Guiana, 18th-20th centuries.] (Beihefte zur Zeitschrift für Romanische Philologie, 283.)Tübingen: Niemeyer.

Scott, Dana. 1970. "Advice on Modal Logic." Karel Lambert (ed.), Philosophical problems in logic, 143-73. Ms., 1968.

Steedman, Mark. 2001. "The Productions of Time: causality in natural language tense and aspect." Presented at Temporality and Discourse Context: Dynamic and Modal Approaches, Dundee, Scotland, July 2001. Cf. Ms., 1998.

Stone, Matthew. 1997. "The Anaphoric Parallel between Modality and Tense." Technical report IRCS 97-6 and CIS-97-9, University of Pennsylvania.

_____. 1997a."Dynamic Discourse Referents for Tense and Modals."

Stowell, Tim. 2000. "Tense and Modals." Presented at International Round Table `The Syntax of Tense and Aspect', Université Paris III - Sorbonne Nouvelle, 5-18 November 2000.

_____. 2000a."Tense and Modals." Table ronde internationale: Syntaxe du temps et de l'aspect, Université de Paris 7, 15-18 November 2000.

Tarvainen, K. 1976. "Die Modalverben im deutschen Modus- und Tempus- system." [Modal verbs in the German mood and tense system.] Neuphilologische Mitteilungen 77.9-24.

Tasmowski, Liliane, and Patrick Dendale . 1994. "Pouvoir: un Marqueur d'évidentialité." [Pouvoir 'can': a marker of evidentiality.] Langue Française 102.41-55.

Taylor, Gerald . 1996. "Les Particules modales en Quechua." [The modal particles in Quechua.] Zlatka Guentchéva (ed.), L’Énonciation Médiatisée. Louvain and Paris: Peeters, 259-70.

Teedman, M. J. 1977. "Verbs, Time, and Modality." Cognitive Science 1.216-34.

Thomason, R. 1984. "Combinations of tense and modality." D. Gabbay and F. Guenther (eds.), Handbook of Philosophical Logic. Dordrecht: Reidel, 135-65.

Vet, Co. 1981. "La notion de 'monde possible' et le système temporel et aspectuel du français." [The notion of 'possible future' and the temporal and aspectual system of French.] Langages 64.109-24.

_____. 1983. "From Tense to Modality." Alice G. B. Ter Meulen (ed.), Studies in Modeltheoretic Semantics. Dordrecht: Foris, 193-206.

_____. 1993. "Conditions d'emploi et intérprétation des temps futurs du français." [Conditions of use and interpretation of the future tenses of French.] Verbum 16.71-84.

Wallace, Stephen. 1982. "Figure and Ground: The Interrelationships of Linguistic Categories." Paul J. Hopper (ed.), Tense-Aspect: Between Semantics and Pragmatics. Amsterdam and Philadelphia: John Benjamins, 201-23.

Waugh, Linda R. 1975. "A Semantic Analysis of the French Tense System." Orbis 24.436-85.

Willie, MaryAnn. 1996. "On the Expression of Modality in Navajo." Eloise Jelinek, Sally Midgette, Keren Rice, and Leslie Saxon (eds.), ATHABASKAN LANGUAGE STUDIES: ESSAYS IN HONOR OF ROBERT W. YOUNG. Albuquerque, New Mexico: University of New Mexico Press, 331-47.

Winford, Donald. To appear. "Irrealis in Sranan: Mood and modality in a radical creole." Journal of Pidgin and Creole Linguistics.

 


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