Category of State/ Stative

Слайд 2

Значение Meaning
Such words as asleep, ablaze, afraid, etc. have been often

Значение Meaning Such words as asleep, ablaze, afraid, etc. have been often
named adjectives,
BUT! they cannot (apart from a few special cases) be attributes in a sentence,
their meaning does not seem to be that of property
Stative used to denote these words, on the analogy of such terms as "substantive" and "adjective"
The meaning of the words of this type is that of a passing state a person or thing happens to be in.

Слайд 3

Форма Form

Statives are invariable.

Форма Form Statives are invariable.

Слайд 4

Функция Function

(a) 1) most usually follow a link verb (was asleep, fell

Функция Function (a) 1) most usually follow a link verb (was asleep,
asleep).
2)Occasionally they can follow a noun (man alive).
3) can sometimes be preceded by an adverb (fast asleep).
(b) In the sentence,
1) most usually a predicative (he fell asleep).
2) can be objective predicatives (I found him asleep)
3) attributes, almost always following the noun they modify (a man asleep in his chair).
Имя файла: Category-of-State/-Stative.pptx
Количество просмотров: 34
Количество скачиваний: 0