SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  explicabilité
  explicatif1
  explicatif2
  explication
  explication téléologique
  explicative
  explicitation
explicite
  expliciter
  expliquer1
  expliquer2
  exploitation
  explosé
  explosif
  explosion

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

explicit

Fr    explicite

adj

Antonym(s): implicit

Related term(s): assertion2, focus1

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 4; Crystal 2003: 171 (also "explicitness"); Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 37; Eggins 1994: 106 (explicit conjunction); Halliday 1994: 355 (also "explicit(n.)", "explicitly"); Lyons 1971: 136; Quirk etal. 1985: 1307 (explicit indicator of apposition)

Sub-entries:


English word list

up

explicit
  explosion
  exponence
  exponent
  exposition
  expositive
  expressibility
  expression1
  expression2
  expression3
  expressive1
  expressive2
  expressive aphasia
  expressive aphasia
  expressive meaning

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.