Los mejores diagnósticos sobre estados reunidos


  • Rafael Marín Université Lille 3




Lexical aspect, states, events


The study of states has traditionally suffered from a problem: until recently we lacked tests adequate enough to identify states, since most of these tests were tests that states failed, so this aspectual class could only be defined negatively. With the purpose of offering a useful tool to interested researchers, this article compiles more than twenty diagnoses on states. Along with the more classic (negative) diagnoses (developed in the traditions of Vendler-Dowty and Davidson), a good number of more recent diagnoses are included that already allow to positively characterize states.


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How to Cite

Marín, R. (2022). Los mejores diagnósticos sobre estados reunidos. Borealis – An International Journal of Hispanic Linguistics, 11(3), 229–246. https://doi.org/10.7557/



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