Subjectivity and Intersubjectivity in Conditionals: Temporal Backshifting Strategies in Brazilian Portuguese

  • Lilian FERRARI, Paloma de ALMEIDA
  • Published 2015

Abstract

• ABSTRACT: This work takes a Cognitive Linguistics perspective on Brazilian Portuguese conditional constructions. Based on mental spaces theory (FAUCONNIER, 1994, 1997; FAUCONNIER; SWEETSER, 1996) and on mental spaces work on conditionals (SWEETSER, 1990; DANCYGIER, 1998, DANCYGIER; SWEETSER, 2005; GOMES, 2008), the research relied on recent contributions… (More)

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@inproceedings{FERRARI2015SubjectivityAI, title={Subjectivity and Intersubjectivity in Conditionals: Temporal Backshifting Strategies in Brazilian Portuguese}, author={Lilian FERRARI and Paloma de ALMEIDA}, year={2015} }