Distributivity and agreement : new evidence for groups as sets

@inproceedings{Vries2013DistributivityAA,
  title={Distributivity and agreement : new evidence for groups as sets},
  author={Hanna de Vries},
  year={2013}
}
This phenomenon has attracted some attention from formal semanticists, who have mainly investigated the way semantics influences agreement choice by attempting to relate the preference for singular or plural to various lexical properties of the predicate (e.g. Bennett, 1974; Barker, 1992; Pollard and Sag, 1994; Schwarzschild, 1996). However, the reverse… CONTINUE READING