SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  elliptique
  élocutif
  élocution
  éloigné
  éloignement
  emblème
  emboîté
emboîtement1
  emboîtement2
  embranchement
  embrayage
  embrayeur
  émetteur
  émettre
  émique

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

rank(-)shift

Fr    emboîtement1, enchâssement, translation du deuxième degré

nS

Synonym(s): backlooping, downgrading, embedding, loopback

Related term(s): recursion

Domain: Functional Grammar

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 386; Eggins 1994: 136; ELL: 5163; Grimes 1975: 357 (rankshifting); Halliday 1994: 242; Matthews 1997: 308 (rank-shifting); Wales 1989: 389


English word list

up

  raising predicate
  raising to object
  raising verb
  random
  range
  rank1
  rank2
rank(-)shift
  rank(-)shifted
  rapid reading
  rare
  rarely
  rarity
  rate (of speech)
  rationalism

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.