SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  modalisant
  modalisateur
  modalisation
  modalisé
  modalité1
  modalité2
  modalité3
  modalité (logique)
  modalité véridictoire
  mode1
  mode2
  mode conditionnel
  mode impersonnel
  mode narratif
  modèle

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

epistemic modality

[Subentry of epistemic, (logical) modality]

Fr    modalité épistémique

Related term(s): alethic modality, deontic modality

Domain: Logic, Semantics

Source(s): Bybee etal. 1994: 179-180; ELL: 2516; Kroeger 2005: 166, 344; Lyons 1977: 793; Martin & Ringham 2006: 79-80; Trask 1993: 92; Wales 1989: 302


English word list

up

  epistemological
  epistemology
  epistrophe
  epithet1
  epithet2
  epizeuxis
  eponym
  equality
  equation
  equational
  equational sentence
  equative1
  equative2
  equative sentence
  equi NP deletion

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.