Nadav Sabar

List of John Benjamins publications for which Nadav Sabar plays a role.

Book series


Subjects Functional linguistics | Semantics | Theoretical linguistics


Sabar, Nadav 2019 Using big data to support meaning hypotheses for some and anyColumbia School Linguistics in the 21st Century, Stern, Nancy, Ricardo Otheguy, Wallis Reid and Jaseleen Sackler (eds.), pp. 33–72
This paper offers an original treatment of the grammatical forms some and any. Rather than seeing them as logical quantifiers, each sign constitutes an expressive device whose invariant meaning fully accounts for its distribution in English texts. A unique methodology that relies on qualitative… read more | Chapter