Intensional verbs and their intentional objects

Natural Language Semantics 16 (3):239-270 (2008)
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Friederike Moltmann
Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique
Abstract
The complement of intensional transitive verbs, like any nonreferential complement, can be replaced by a ‘special quantifier’ or ‘special pronoun’ such as 'something', 'the same thing', or 'what'. In this paper, I will defend the ‘Nominalization Theory’ of special quantifiers against a range of apparent counterexamples involving intensional transitive verbs
Keywords Transitive intensional verbs  Intensional quantifiers  Modality  Situation  Intensionality
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DOI 10.1007/s11050-008-9031-5
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