An analysis of disagreement-provoking factors in the analysis of epistemic modality and evidentiality: the case of English adverbials

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This paper reports on a series of annotation experiments carried out on a number of English adverbials. The experiments, based on occurrences obtained from the British National Corpus, focused on the distinction of epistemic and evidential meanings from other kinds of meanings. The results led to the conclusion that many of the cases of inter-annotator… (More)

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@inproceedings{Carretero2013AnAO, title={An analysis of disagreement-provoking factors in the analysis of epistemic modality and evidentiality: the case of English adverbials}, author={M. Emilia Carretero and Juan Rafael Zamorano-Mansilla}, year={2013} }