By Hans Götzsche

Taking as some extent of departure rules and ideas from the 18th and nineteenth century Danish culture, and from twentieth century traditions of the Copenhagen tuition of linguistics, this e-book makes an attempt to establish a proper idea of syntax that addresses many of the susceptible issues of alternative formal grammars, significantly Chomskyan grammar.

After introductions to the tips of Brøndal, Hjelmslev and Diderichsen, Götzsche lays the philosophical and theoretical foundations of his formalism, in response to a concept of common pragmatics and at the invention of a distinct type of formal common sense referred to as 'occurrence logic', and elaborates this formal method intimately. with a purpose to justify the adequacy of the idea, the theoretical equipment is utilized to the final constructions of Danish and Swedish and illustrated by way of linguistic fabric from those languages. moreover, the ambition is to suggest ideas to conventional difficulties referring to extra inferior grammatical different types like prepositions, infinitive markers and debris. The concluding bankruptcy of the ebook offers a few rules approximately how the formal procedure will be reworked right into a version of the cognitive mechanism that handles syntax.

This e-book may be of curiosity to linguists, philosophers and students in theoretical linguistics and in sleek Languages.

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