Sergei Tatevosov

List of John Benjamins publications for which Sergei Tatevosov plays a role.



Lyutikova, Ekaterina and Sergei Tatevosov 2010 Atelicity and anticausativizationArgument Structure and Syntactic Relations: A cross-linguistic perspective, Duguine, Maia, Susana Huidobro and Nerea Madariaga (eds.), pp. 35–68 | Chapter
Various interactions between argument structure and eventuality type are currently attracting much attention. In this paper, we contribute to the field by examining one specific type of such an interaction not much addressed in the literature so far — that between anticausativization and… read more
Tatevosov, Sergei and Mikhail Ivanov 2009 Event structure of non-culminating accomplishmentsCross-linguistic Semantics of Tense, Aspect, and Modality, Hogeweg, Lotte, Helen de Hoop and Andrej L. Malchukov (eds.), pp. 83–130 | Article
In this paper, we examine failed attempt and partial success interpretations of accomplishment verbs cross-linguistically. We observe that accomplishments differ systematically as to which of these readings they can produce. Relying on Rothstein’s (2004) theory of accomplishments, we propose that… read more
Tatevosov, Sergei 2003 Inferred evidence: Language-specific properties and universal constraintsMeaning Through Language Contrast: Volume 1, Jaszczolt, Katarzyna M. and Ken Turner (eds.), pp. 177–192 | Article