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SAAB, A. Do linguistic meanings meet linguistic form? . Manuscrito: Revista Internacional de Filosofia, Campinas, SP, v. 45, n. 1, p. 155–174, 2022. Disponível em: Acesso em: 4 dez. 2023.


In this brief note, I offer some considerations to the effect of arguing (i) that Duffley's criticism to formal semantics is based on a dogma about the proper nature of the linguistic sing, and (ii) that, even when I agree with the general spirit of his realizational theory of meaning, an explicit theory of how syntax affects meanings realization is missing.

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