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Minimalanforderungen bei der Formulierung von Zustandsveränderungen

Title in English Minimal requirements for coding accomplishment predicates


Year of publication 2007
Type Chapter of a book
MU Faculty or unit

Faculty of Education

Description The paper deals with problems that Czech learners of German have in formulating change-of-state-predicates (accomplishments), when they are asked to denominalize nominalizations of the type "tax increase". I suggest a three-stage model which allows to identify the minimum of information necessary for the learner to fulfill this task. The model is checked than against empirical evidence from some of the most common accomplishment predicates in textbooks.

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