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motivation

Fr    motivation

nS

Antonym(s): arbitrariness, conventionality

Source(s):

Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 66
BENVENISTE, Émile. (1971 [trans.]) Problems in General Linguistics. Trans. by Mary Elizabeth Meek. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press.


Colapietro 1993: 146
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)


Croft 1990: 155 (external motivation), 156 (economic motivation), 165 (iconic motivation)
CROFT, William. (1990) Typology and Universals. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (TY)


Dineen 1967: 203
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 110f.
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


ELL: 5147
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Hudson 1996: 36 (SL)
HUDSON, R.A. (1996) Sociolinguistics, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: University Press. (SL)


Martinet 1962: 89
MARTINET, André. (1962) A Functional View of Language. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (FM)


Matthews 1997: 235
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 148
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Nöth 1990: 240ff.
NÖTH, Winfried. (1990) Handbook of Semiotics. Bloomington: Indiana University Press.  (SM)


Palmatier 1972: 99
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Richards etal. 1992: 238 (also "instrumental motivation", "integrative motivation")
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Saussure 1959[trans.]: 131f.
SAUSSURE, Ferdinand de. (1959 [trans.]) Course in General Linguistics. Trans. by Wade Baskin. New York: Philosophical Library. (FT)


Wales 1989: 309-310
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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