apposition

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In particular, I am concerned with the existence and non-existence of appositional compounds in Japanese.
Before discussing Japanese data, let us summarize the semantic patterns denoted by appositional compounds in English like poet-actor which are observed by Olsen (2001: 295-197).
Olsen thus observes that as in the case of dvandvas, appositional compounds also have their intrinsic semantic properties.