SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  enfreindre
  engendrable
  engendrement
  engendrer
  énigme
  énoncé
  énoncé analytique
  énoncé synthétique
  énoncé tautologique
  énoncé-occurrence
  énoncé-type
  énonciateur1
  énonciateur2
  énonciatif
  énonciation

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

performative2

Fr    énoncé performatif, performatif2

nS

Synonym(s): performative utterance

Antonym(s): constative

Type of: speech act

Related term(s): declaration, illocutionary act, performative verb

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Austin 1975: 6; Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 117 (= performative verb); Brown & Levinson: 147; Brown & Yule 1983: 231; Collinge 1990: 175; Crystal 2003: 343; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 342; ELL: 2092-2096; ERC: 690; Fasold 1990: 147-148; Finch 2000: 181; Grimes 1975: 71; Holmes 1992: 288; Kess 1992: 59-60; Leech 1983: 174ff.; Levinson 1983: 229; Longacre 1983: 261ff. (also "repartee performative"); Mclaughlin 1984: 64; Pike & Pike 1982: 313; Richards etal. 1992: 270-271; Searle 1969: 68; Wales 1989: 344-345

Sub-entries:


English word list

up

  perception
  perfect
  perfect synonym
  perfective
  perform
  performance
  performative1
performative2
  performative adverb
  performative meaning
  performativity
  period1
  period2
  period3
  periodic

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.