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Systems of TMA and Related Categories in Functional Discourse Grammar: A Brief Overview

Kees Hengeveld / Hella Olbertz
Published Online: 2018-11-10 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/opli-2018-0017

Abstract

In this introductory paper, we will briefly introduce FDG and its treatment of systems of tense, aspect, mood, evidentiality, polarity, mirativity and localization, as well as their lexical counterparts.

Keywords: Functional Discourse Grammar; tense; mood; aspect

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About the article

Received: 2017-08-13

Accepted: 2017-08-17

Published Online: 2018-11-10


Citation Information: Open Linguistics, Volume 4, Issue 1, Pages 323–327, ISSN (Online) 2300-9969, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/opli-2018-0017.

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