 About 3,630 results  books.google.com We must, therefore, compare the tendency for abbreviation in inner speech with
that of oral and written speech. We have seen that the tendency for abbreviation
and pure predicativity of expression arises in two circumstances in oral speech ... 

 books.google.com As far as mathematical strength is concerned, the predicative fragment of
Grundgesetze is known to be quite weak, since it is equiinterpretable with
Robinson arithmetic Q.4 Provided that Frege's logicism really is the claim that
arithmetic is ... 

 books.google.com THE PROBLEM OF PREDICATIVITY J. R. SHOENFIFLD* Durham, N. C. One of
the principal objectives of the foundations of mathematics is to "explain", as far as
possible, the basic concepts of mathematics. In the simplest case, concepts are ... 

 books.google.com Borrowing heavily from Yakubinskii (1923), Vygotsky noted that in social speech
the tendency toward predicativity occurs primarily in two types of situations. In the
first, the topic of conversation is equally well known to all interlocutors. 

 books.google.com The abstract B has type (t), and thus would have to be of order n+1 to be
predicative. But B contains a free variable G of order n+2 and is of order n+2. B is
impredicative, since it does not have the same order as the order of its type. The
wff (Ex) ... 

 books.google.com 3. See, for example, Seiler (1988: 59 — 60). Predicativity and indicativity are
complementary principles determining the nature of linguistic dimensions such
as determination or apprehension. Here is a brief explanation taken from Seiler (
1986: ... 

 books.google.com What do we find if we analyze inner speech from this perspective? Our detailed
discussion of predicativity in oral speech permits the clear expression of one of
the most subtle and complex theses to which our research on inner speech has
led ... 

 books.google.com and predicate variables; and the predicate variables have order\type indices in
accordance with the definition of predicativity. Taken together with (*) we now
have: (**) All AND ONLY PREDICATE VARIABLES ARE PREDICATIVE. This
result is ... 

 books.google.com The three sentence patterns also differ significantly in regard to referentiality and
predicativity. Gege is the strongest in referentiality and the weakest in
predicativity; yigeyige is the strongest in predicativity and the weakest in
referentiality, and ... 

 books.google.com Its complement is the negative property of not being one of them, where 'them'
related to all the individuals (taken together). This property is included among p
predicative properties. This completes an informal characterization of p
predicative ... 

 