Cumulative readings of /every, /as in (1a) below, do not arise in every
configuration (e.g. 1b).
a. The three copy-editors caught every mistake
b. Every copy-editor caught the twenty mistakes
The nature of this restriction is debated. Distribution aside, the
cumulative reading is unexpected given a standard denotation for every.
I make two empirical contributions: first, looking at ditransi...