Regular and Generic Possessives in Maltese

Recent work on the semantics of possessives has evinced a resurgence of interest in the substantive nature and provenance of the possessive relation (e.g. Barker 1995; Partee and Borschev 1998, 2000a, 2000b; Borschev and Partee 2001; Vikner and Jensen 2002) . A more systematic account of these relations is made possible by developments in lexical semantic… CONTINUE READING