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16) Hegel identifies this categorical domain as the sphere of the Logic of Essence, but since essence is itself a particular category within this domain, it is perhaps more appropriate to describe this sphere generically as that of determined determinacy, minimally involving a determiner and what the determiner determines.
For example, the word poet is categorized as a noun because (a) it can be pluralized, as in two poets (morphosyntactic property); (b) it occupies a specific syntactic position in the NP a poet, that is, it is preceded by a determiner (distribution); (c) it has a specific function in the clause, that is, it can function as the subject of a finite clause in English, as in A poet won a competition (for a more detailed description of the linguistic criteria, see, e.
Huddleston (1984) uses DETERMINATIVE to refer to a class of words including the, this, many, and others, employing DETERMINER as the term for the function these words most commonly perform in NPs.
This article aims to provide a constraint-based analysis for such mismatch cases where a noun requires one set of agreement features on the determiner whereas the NP headed by this noun triggers a different set of agreement features on verbs or coreferential pronouns (cf.
Even though, chronologically, there is a subtle decrease in the use of the covert determiner, it continues to be widely used all throughout Middle English, and it is the most common determiner in all subperiods.
Une equipe locale composee de medecins et de techniciens de la sante, formes au prealable aux maladies dites tropicales, entame cette enquete pour determiner l'origine et la chaine de transmission de cette maladie, suite a l'apparition de cinq cas confirmes de paludisme, dont une femme, dans les localites de Hassi-Lefhal, El-Menea et El-Atteuf, a-t-on fait savoir.
Il est egalement attendu de voir l'enquete determiner a quel niveau cette grave erreur a ete commise avant de soumettre au Souverain la liste des noms proposes a la grace royale, et partant definir les responsabilites et les mesures requises, sachant que les institutions chargees de l'elaboration des listes proposees a la grace royale sont tenues de respecter les dispositions contenues dans les regles de procedure encadrant le droit de grace.
La commission vise a determiner "d'eventuels dysfonctionnements" dans l'action de l'executif socialiste entre le 4 decembre 2012, date des premieres revelations du site d'information Mediapart sur le compte en Suisse non declare de l'ex-ministre au Budget, et le 2 avril 2013, date de sa mise en examen.
As a result of which the demonstratives gradually extend their uses to situations that call for a deictically neutral determiner of definiteness.
Une enquete a ete ouverte en l'objet sous l'autorite du Parquet competent pour determiner les causes de ce deces, selon la meme source.
Dans le meme cadre, le ministre de l'Industrie a annonce qu'un progarmme serait mis sur pied pour determiner les principales zones du trafic de gazole.
In this case the object constituent has to include some morpheme from the language of the verb, typically a determiner.