A Brief Comment on Periphrastic Expressions of Objective Modality in English and Modern Greek: a Comparison

Maria Hatzi
The aim of this paper is to comment on one of the ways of expressing objective modality in English and Modern Greek, that is, through the use of participial expressions. Reference will also be made to expressions incorporating verbally-derived adjectives and nominals. It will be attempted to point out similarities and de­monstrate, as well as explain, the differences between English and Modern Greek. It is an area which has not been studied as extensive­ly as...
This data repository is not currently reporting usage information. For information on how your repository can submit usage information, please see our documentation.