Believe-type and Want-type Matrix Verbs and their Complements

Криворучко, Т. В. (2013) Believe-type and Want-type Matrix Verbs and their Complements. Global English – Global Decisions.XVIII TESOL – Ukraine National Conference. April 12-13, 2013. Book of papers. pp. 164-165.

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The article deals with the contrast between the sentential complements of verbs like want and believe. Some scholars distinguished them as being obligatory / optional undergoers of a ‘pronoun replacement’ transformation. The want class verbs are often called emotive verbs or subject Equi verbs or subject control verbs. The believe class verbs are sometimes called (subject to object) raising verbs or Exceptional Case Marking (ECM).

Item Type: Article
Uncontrolled Keywords: emotive verbs, subject Equi verbs, subject control verbs, (subject to object) raising verbs, Exceptional Case Marking (ECM), believe-type matrix verbs, want-type matrix verbs
Subjects: P Language and Literature > P Philology. Linguistics
Divisions: Educational and Research Institute of Foreign Philology > Department of English Language and Applied Linguistics
Depositing User: О.І. Янчук
Date Deposited: 29 Jan 2015 13:15
Last Modified: 29 Jan 2015 13:15

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