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  proposition adverbiale de but
  proposition adverbiale de concession
  proposition adverbiale de conséquence
  proposition adverbiale de temps
  proposition hypothétique
  proposition incidente


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Fr    proposition2


Related term(s): argument1, operator, predicate1, propositional, role relations

Domain: Logic


Beekman & Callow 1974: 273-274
BEEKMAN, John & CALLOW, John. (1974) Translating the Word of God. Grand Rapids: Zondervan. 

Brown & Yule 1983: 107
BROWN, Gillian & YULE, George. (1983) Discourse Analysis. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (DA)

Clark & Clark 1977: 11
CLARK, Herbert H. & Eve V. (1977) Psychology and Language: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. (PL)

Colapietro 1993: 165
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)

Crystal 2003: 377 (also "atomic proposition")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.

Dijk 1980: 16 -17 (also "compound proposition"), 43 (macroproposition)
DIJK, Teun A. van. (1980) Macrostructures: An Interdisciplinary Study of Global Structures in Discourse, Interaction, and Cognition. Hillsdale, NJ: Lawrence Erlbaum Associates.

DIK I 1997: 52
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)

Doke 1935: 179
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 297
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 

Eggins 1994: 154
EGGINS, Suzanne. (1994) An Introduction to Systemic Functional Linguistics. London: Pinter Publishers. (FG)

ELL: 3377-3380
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.

Fillmore 1968: 23
FILLMORE, Charles J. (1968) "The Case for Case," in Bach & Harms (eds.), Universals in Linguistic Theory. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston, 1-88. (CG)

Givon 1984: 31
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)

Halliday 1994: 70-71
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (Second Edition). London: Edward Arnold.  (FG)

Hudson 1996: 72
HUDSON, R.A. (1996) Sociolinguistics, 2nd Edition. Cambridge: University Press. (SL)

Kess 1992: 153-154
KESS, Joseph F. (1992) Psycholinguistics: Psychology, Linguistics and the Study of Natural Language. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (PL)

Kroeger 2005: 53
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

Leech 1983: 114-115 (also "propositional (n.)")
LEECH, Geoffrey N. (1983) Principles of Pragmatics. Longman: London. (PR)

Levinson 1983: 30, 58
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)

Lyons 1977: 141-142
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)

Matthews 1997: 300
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.

Palmatier 1972: 138-139
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)

Pei & Gaynor 1954: 177
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.

Pike & Pike 1982: 23, 304
PIKE, Kenneth L. & PIKE, Evelyn G. (1982) Grammatical Analysis. Dallas: SIL & UTA. (TA)

Richards etal. 1992: 297
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.

Searle 1969: 29
SEARLE, John R. (1969) Speech Acts. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (SA)

Trask 1993: 222
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.

Wales 1989: 380-381
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 



English word list


  proper government
  proportional analogy
  propositional attitude
  propositional content rule
  Propositional Island condition
  propositional logic
  propositional negation


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