By Francesco Orilia

Singular reference is the relation singular time period has to a corresponding person. for instance, "Obama" singularly consult with the present US president. Descriptivism holds that each one singular phrases refer by way of an idea linked to the time period. the present development is by contrast. This booklet explains intimately (mainly for newbies) why anti-descriptivism turned dominant inspite of its weaknesses and (for specialists) how those weaknesses might be triumph over through thoroughly reviving descriptivism.

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