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  explication téléologique
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explicit

Fr    explicite

adj

Antonym(s): implicit

Related term(s): assertion2, focus1

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 4
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Crystal 2003: 171 (also "explicitness")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 37
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Eggins 1994: 106 (explicit conjunction)
EGGINS, Suzanne. (1994) An Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics. London: Pinter Publishers. (FG)


Halliday 1994: 355 (also "explicit(n.)", "explicitly")
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (Second Edition). London: Edward Arnold.  (FG)


Lyons 1971: 136
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Quirk etal. 1985: 1307 (explicit indicator of apposition)
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


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