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imperative

Fr    impératif, injonctif, ordre2

adj

Related term(s): request

Source(s): Comrie 1981: 111 (imperative construction); Crystal 2003: 227; Eggins 1994: 184-185; ELL: 3845; Gazdar 1979: 16 (imperative morpheme); Givon 1984: 810; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 108; Kroeger 2005: 199f. (imperative verb); Leech 1983: 114; Lyons 1977: 30; Matthews 1997: 170, 180 (injunctive); Palmatier 1972: 72 (imperative transformation, imperative morpheme); Trask 1993: 135; Wales 1989: 237-238 (imperative verb); Welmers 1973: 357-358

nS

Synonym(s): command2, order2

Type of: mood

Related term(s): command1, jussive, mand, negation, order5, prohibition, prohibitive

Source(s): Brown & Levinson: 95f.; Bybee etal. 1994: 179; Clark & Clark 1977: 27-28; Comrie 1981: 111 (also "passive imperative"); Crystal 2003: 227; Dixon 1994: 131-132; Eggins 1994: 184-185; ELL: 3845; Gazdar 1979: 16; Givon 1984: 810; Halliday 1978: 84; Halliday 1994: 87; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 108; Kroeger 2005: 345; Longacre 1983: 14; Lyons 1977: 30; Palmatier 1972: 72; Quirk etal. 1985: 803 (= imperative sentence); Richards etal. 1992: 236; Trask 1993: 135; Wales 1989: 237-238; Weinreich 1980: 46; Welmers 1973: 357-358

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