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passive

Fr    passif

adj

Related term(s): deponent verb

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 9 (passive knowledge)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Doke 1935: 162
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


Halliday & Hasan 1976: 182-183
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. & HASAN, Ruqaiya. (1976) Cohesion in English. London: Longman.  (FG)


Hamp 1963: 42
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 165 (passive infinitive)
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Kroeger 2005: 272 (passive agent, passive rule)
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Matthews 1997: 268 (also "passive participle")
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Palmatier 1972: 119 (passive morpheme, passive test)
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 161 (passive case = patient case)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Quirk etal. 1985: 159f. (passive agent, passive subject, passive auxiliary), 168-169 (semi-passive), 169-170 (pseudo-passive)
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Radford 1988: 420f.
RADFORD, Andrew. (1988) Transformational Grammar: A First Course. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (GG)


Richards etal. 1992: 5 (passive language knowledge)
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 201-202
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Wales 1989: 341-342
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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Synonym(s): passive construction, passive voice

Related term(s): pseudo-passive2

Source(s):

Anderson 1971: 47-48 (long passive, short passive)
ANDERSON, John M. (1971) The Grammar of Case: Towards a Localistic Theory. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (CG)


Anderson 1977: 206ff. (also "short passive")
ANDERSON, John M. (1977) On Case Grammar: Prolegomena to a Theory of Grammatical Relations. London: Croom Helm. (CG)


Benveniste 1971[trans.]: 153ff.
BENVENISTE, Émile. (1971 [trans.]) Problems in General Linguistics. Trans. by Mary Elizabeth Meek. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press.


Brown & Levinson: 146-147
BROWN, Penelope & LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1987) Politeness: Some universals in language usage. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SL)


Chomsky 1981: 117ff. (syntactic passive, lexical passive)
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1981) Lectures on Government and Binding. Dordrecht : Foris Publications. (GB)


Comrie 1981: 14 (impersonal passive), 75f.
COMRIE, Bernard. (1981) Language Universals and Linguistic Typology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (TY)


Crystal 2003: 339 (also "agentive passive", "pseudo-passive", "semi-passive")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


DIK 1978: 163
DIK, Simon C. (1978) Functional Grammar. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co. (FG)


Dixon 1994: 146f.
DIXON, R.M.W. (1994) Ergativity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Doke 1935: 162
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


ELL: 2960-2962 (also "adjectival passive", "passive in NP")
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Grimes 1975: 97
GRIMES, Joseph E. (1975) The Thread of Discourse. The Hague: Mouton. (DA)


Halliday & Hasan 1976: 182-183
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. & HASAN, Ruqaiya. (1976) Cohesion in English. London: Longman.  (FG)


Halliday 1994: 169
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (Second Edition). London: Edward Arnold.  (FG)


Hock 1986: 321f. (also "promotional passive", "demotional passive")
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Kess 1992: 121 (truncated passive), 128
KESS, Joseph F. (1992) Psycholinguistics: Psychology, Linguistics and the Study of Natural Language. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (PL)


Lyons 1971: 372
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Palmatier 1972: 119
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Radford 1988: 420f.
RADFORD, Andrew. (1988) Transformational Grammar: A First Course. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (GG)


Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 155
RUWET, Nicholas. (1973 [trans.]) An Introduction to Generative Grammar. Trans. by Norval S.H. Smith. Amsterdam : North-Holland Publishing Co. (GG)


Trask 1993: 201-202
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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