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  influencer
  informant
  informateur
  informatif
  information
  information conceptuelle
  information contextuelle
  informativité
  informel
  ingressif1
  ingressif2
  ingressive
  inhérence
  inhérent
  initial

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English

given information

[Subentry of given, information]

Fr    information donnée

Antonym(s): new information

Related term(s): functional sentence perspective (FSP), presupposition, sentence topic, theme, topic

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 453; Brown & Yule 1983: 153-154; Clark & Clark 1977: 95 (also "given-new strategy"); Crystal 2003: 202; DIK I 1997: 312; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 27; Kess 1992: 154; Levinson 1983: 88; Pike & Pike 1982: 237 (old/presupposed information); Quirk etal. 1985: 1360; Richards etal. 1992: 150; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 202-203; Trask 1993: 118 (also "givenness"); Wales 1989: 208-209 (also "givenness")


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  gerund
  gerundive1
  gerundive2
  gestural
  gesture
  given
  glide1
  glide2
  glissando
  global
  gloss
  glossary
  glossematician
  glossematics

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