Alex Chengyu Fang

Department of Phonetics and Linguistics
University College London
Gower Street, London WC1E 6BT

Phone 0171 380 7777 ext 3169
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The Determiner Phrase (DTP)

Overview      

   Function   

Explanation

   Realisation   

DT

Determiner

DTP

DTCE

Central determiner

ART
NP
PRON

DTPE

Predeterminer

PRON

DTPO

Determiner postmodifier

AVP

DTPR

Determiner premodifier

AVP

DTPS

Postdeterminer

NUM
PRON

   
Example What are you going to do with all those five evenings after the show?
   
Output
DT DTP()
 DTPE PRON(univ) {all}
 DTCE PRON(dem,plu) {those}
 DTPO NUM(card,sing) {five}
   
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Author: Alex Chengyu Fang - Last updated: 23 September 1997