On measurement and quantification : The case of most and more than half

@inproceedings{Solt2011OnMA,
  title={On measurement and quantification : The case of most and more than half},
  author={Stephanie Solt},
  year={2011}
}
This paper presents corpus data illustrating a range of previously unnoticed distributional and interpretive differences between the superficially equivalent quantifiers most and more than half. It is shown that all of them derive from a basic difference in logical form (per Hackl 2009), which places different requirements on the structure of the underlying… CONTINUE READING