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positional

Fr    positionnel

adj

Source(s):

ELL: 3298 (positional (n.))
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Lyons 1977: 43 (positional frequency), 694 (positional relations), 701 (positional adjective)
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Palmatier 1972: 129 (positional constraint)
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Quirk etal. 1985: 500-501 (positional norm)
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


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  popular
  popularization
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  positive
  positive polarity item (PPI)
  positivism
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  possessive
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