|Active: from the perspective of an agent. The passive form of the corresponding verb does not lead to a change in the meaning of the verb._____________Annotation: The above characterizations of concepts are neither definitions nor exhausting presentations of problems related to them. Instead, they are intended to give a short introduction to the contributions below. – Lexicon of Arguments. |
active / passive / Geach: Incorrect alignment with transitive / intransitive - but transitive: see, know, love: quite different from intransitive, indicating that something has been changed
active / passive / Geach: "Smith shaving Smith": big difference: to shave Smith or be shaved by him -_____________Explanation of symbols: Roman numerals indicate the source, arabic numerals indicate the page number. The corresponding books are indicated on the right hand side. ((s)…): Comment by the sender of the contribution. The note [Author1]Vs[Author2] or [Author]Vs[term] is an addition from the Dictionary of Arguments. If a German edition is specified, the page numbers refer to this edition.
Logic Matters Oxford 1972