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What is an adverbializer?

 

Definition
 

An adverbializer is a subordinating conjunction that

 
Discussion
 

In some languages, an adverbializer

 
  • may also serve as an adposition, and
  • may be optionally or obligatorily paired with a conjunction marking the main clause.
Examples (English)
 
  • when
  • after
  • if… [then]
Generic
  An adverbializer is a kind of
 
Source
 

Schachter 1985 51–52


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