The Semantics of Determiners

  title={The Semantics of Determiners},
  author={Edward L. Keenan},
The study of generalized quantifiers over the past 15 years has enriched enormously our understanding of natural language determiners (Dets). It has yielded answers to questions raised independently within generative grammar and it has provided us with new semantic generalizations, ones that were basically unformulable without the conceptual and technica apparatus of generalized quantifier theory. Here we overview results of both these types. 

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