Regular Posts Tagged ‘sense’
22nd Mar 2010Posted in: Linguistics, Research 0

Introduction Proper names have a number of intriguing properties that are not shared by common nouns such as book, apple or man. Syntactically, in many of the world’s languages, such as English, German and Hebrew, proper names typically do not and cannot take an article (cf. *a/the Thomas). They can neither be modified by a […]