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informant

Fr    informant, informateur

nS

Synonym(s): consultant, language helper

Related term(s): elicit, questionnaire, recording, survey1

Domain: Applied Linguistics

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 129
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Bouquiaux & Thomas 1992 [trans.]: 31 (speaker; also "occasional speaker")
BOUQUIAUX, Luc & THOMAS, Jacqueline M.C. (eds.) (1992 [trans.]) Studying and Describing Unwritten Languages. Trans. By James Roberts.  Dallas : SIL.  (FM)


Croft 1990: 26
CROFT, William. (1990) Typology and Universals. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (TY)


Crystal 2003: 234
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5133
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 194
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Francis 1983: 4, 179
FRANCIS, W.N. (1983) Dialectology: An Introduction. London: Longman. (DI)


Hamp 1963: 32
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 112
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Lyons 1971: 138
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


MacKay 1989: 64
MACKAY, Ian. (1989) Phonetics and Speech Science. A Bilingual Dictionary. Dictionnaire Bilingue de la Phonétique et des Sciences de la Parole. New York/Bern: Peter Lang. (PH)


Matthews 1997: 179
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nida 1975: 169 (language informant)
NIDA, Eugene. (1975) Componential Analysis of Meaning. The Hague: Mouton. (SM)


Palmatier 1972: 75
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 101
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Pike, K. 1967: 62
PIKE, Kenneth L. (1967) Language in Relation to a Unified Theory of the Structure of Human Behavior, 2nd Ed. The Hague: Mouton. (TA)


Richards etal. 1992: 179
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Samarin 1967: 1
SAMARIN, William J. (1967) Field Linguistics: A Guide to Linguistic Field Work. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Wilson. (AL)


Welmers 1973: viii (language informant)
WELMERS, William E. (1973) African Language Structures. Berkeley: University of California Press.


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