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presupposition

Fr    présupposé2, présupposition

nS

Antonym(s): assertion2, focus1

Related term(s): entailment, factivity, filter3, given information, hole, implication, implicit, plug

Domain: Pragmatics

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 211
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Brown & Yule 1983: 28-31 (also "speaker-presupposition"), 79f. (presupposition pool)
BROWN, Gillian & YULE, George. (1983) Discourse Analysis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (DA)


Collinge 1990: 189f.
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Cruse 1986: 106-107
CRUSE, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Crystal 2003: 369-370
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Dijk 1980: 39
DIJK, Teun A. van. (1980) Macrostructures: An Interdisciplinary Study of Global Structures in Discourse, Interaction, and Cognition. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 272
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Eco 1979: 107-108 (referential presupposition, contextual presupposition, circumstancial presupposition)
ECO, Umberto. (1979) A Theory of Semiotics. Bloomington : Indiana University Press. (SN)


ELL: 3311ff. (also "categorial presupposition")
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Fasold 1990: 166f.
FASOLD, Ralph. (1990) The Sociolinguistics of Language. Cambridge, MA: Basil Blackwell. (SL)


Finch 2000: 173-175 (also "sentence presupposition")
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Givon 1984: 256
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Grimes 1975: 66
GRIMES, Joseph E. (1975) The Thread of Discourse. The Hague: Mouton. (DA)


Halliday & Hasan 1976: 3f.
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. & HASAN, Ruqaiya. (1976) Cohesion in English. London: Longman.  (FG)


Kempson 1975: 47ff.
KEMPSON, Ruth A. (1975) Presupposition and the Delimitation of Semantics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (SM)


Kuno 1987: 18
KUNO, Susumu. (1987) Functional Syntax: Anaphora, Discourse & Empathy. Chicago: University Press. (SY)


Levinson 1983: 167ff.
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)


Lyons 1971: 440
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 183
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Matthews 1997: 294
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Quirk etal. 1985: 819-820 (also "positive presupposition")
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 288
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 327-328
RUWET, Nicholas. (1973 [trans.]) An Introduction to Generative Grammar. Trans. by Norval S.H. Smith. Amsterdam : North-Holland Publishing Co. (GG)


Sperber & Wilson 1988: 214
SPERBER, Dan & WILSON, Deirdre. (1988) Relevance: Communication and Cognition. Cambridge, MA: Harvard Univ. Press. (PR)


Wales 1989: 375-376
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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