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  Book Title:
The Meaning of Topic and Focus: The 59th Street Bridge Accent (Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics)

Book Description:

This research offers an illuminating and floor-breaking account of the complicated interplay of intonational phenomena, semantics and pragmatics. Based mostly on examples from German and English, and centred on an evaluation of the autumn-rise intonation contour, a semantic interpretation for 2 totally different pitch accents - Focus and Topic - is developed. The cross-sentence, in addition to the sentence inner semantic results of these accents, comply with from the given remedy. The account is predicated on Montogovian potential world semantics and Chomskian generative syntax.




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