coreferent


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Adj.1.coreferent - related by sharing a symbolic link to a concrete object or an abstraction; "two expressions are coreferent if they denote the same object or individual"
related, related to - being connected either logically or causally or by shared characteristics ; "painting and the related arts"; "school-related activities"; "related to micelle formation is the...ability of detergent actives to congregate at oil-water interfaces"
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for instance Jones 1996:412 459) claims that the main verb governs a DO and a sentential complement with an untensed verb--the infinitive--whose null subject is coreferent with the DO.
The relevant part of the syntactic structure of (11) is shown in (12) (where A denotes an empty pronoun coreferent with the hanging topic).
60b) shows that it is hardly possible for a pronoun to be coreferent with a DP which is separated from the pronoun by an HT-Ger construction.
Typically, they have claimed that when an object is coreferent with the subject in a Middle English sentence, it will tend to be realized as a personal pronoun when the verb is introverted but as a personal pronoun and a "self" intensifier when the verb is extroverted.
When the second clause can be viewed, by its semantics, as the result of the first clause, then the second coreferential NP can be deleted when its coreferent of the first clause functions as the O-argument there.