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(In)definiteness of pronouns


Studies of anaphora rarely make reference to well-known semantic criteria for NPs (e.g., definiteness, specificity, presuppositionality) because pronouns seem to be, by definition, definite, specific and presuppositional. However, there are cases in which pronouns cannot be considered so.


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