Prof. Paula Menéndez-Benito
This course will investigate the semantics of generic sentences, i.e., sentences that are used to talk about habits, tendencies, dispositions, or kinds. For instance:
This is a half-semester course.
Menéndez-Benito, Paula. 24.921 Special Topics in Linguistics: Genericity, Spring 2007. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/linguistics-and-philosophy/24-921-special-topics-in-linguistics-genericity-spring-2007 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA