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polarity

Fr    polarité

nS

Related term(s): affirmative, constative

Source(s):

Collinge 1990: 159
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Cruse 1986: 246f. (also "linguistic polarity", "logical polarity")
CRUSE, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Crystal 2003: 358
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Doke 1935: 170 (law of polarity)
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


Eggins 1994: 159
EGGINS, Suzanne. (1994) An Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics. London: Pinter Publishers. (FG)


ELL: 3201-3204 (polarity item), 5157
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Halliday & Hasan 1976: 176-180 (also "marked polarity")
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. & HASAN, Ruqaiya. (1976) Cohesion in English. London: Longman.  (FG)


Halliday 1994: 75, 88
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (Second Edition). London: Edward Arnold.  (FG)


Hamp 1963: 47
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Hock 1986: 235-236 (polarity of language), 428 (sociolinguistic polarity)
HOCK, Hans Henrich. (1986) Principles of Historical Linguistics. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (HL)


Kroeger 2005: 348
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Matthews 1997: 285
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 184
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Trask 1993: 210 (polarity item, polarity reverser)
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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