SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  matrice1
  matrice2
  mauvaise articulation
  maximal
  maxime
  maxime de modalité
  maximum
mécanisme
  médial
  médian
  médiatif
  médiation
  médiopalatal
  médiopassif
  méiose

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

mechanism

Fr    mécanisme

nS

Related term(s): device

Domain: Phonology

Source(s):

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 31 (Bloomfield)
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Fodor 1983: 8
FODOR, Jerry A. (1983) The Modularity of Mind. Cambridge, MA: The MIT Press. (PL)


Hamp 1963: 32 (induction mechanism), 43 (percussion mechanism), 51 (scraping mechanism)
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Matthews 1997: 221
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 138
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Saussure 1959[trans.]: 127-128 (mechanism of language)
SAUSSURE, Ferdinand de. (1959 [trans.]) Course in General Linguistics. Trans. by Wade Baskin. New York: Philosophical Library. (FT)


Close

Sub-entries:


English word list

up

  meaningful
  meaningfulness
  meaningless
  means
  means-result relation
  measurable
  measure
mechanism
  medial1
  medial2
  mediation
  mediopalatal
  medio(-)passive
  medium
  meiosis

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.