SIL International Home

French/English Glossary of Linguistic Terms

Tip: use * as a wildcard.
Filter =

French word list

up

  changement syntaxique
  charnière
  chenal
  chercheur
  chevauchement
  chiasme
  choisir
choix
  choix de code
  choix lexical
  chuchoté
  chuchotement
  chuchoter
  chuintant
  chuintante

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.

English

selection

Fr    choix, sélection

nS

Synonym(s): choice

Antonym(s): combination

Related term(s): commutation, substitution

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 16 (selection of options)
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Clark & Clark 1977: 278
CLARK, Herbert H. & Eve V. (1977) Psychology and Language: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. (PL)


Cruse 1986: 68-69 (contextual selection, passive selection, productive selection)
CRUSE, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Dijk 1977: 56 (selection function)
DIJK, Teun A. van. (1977) Text and Context. Explorations in the Semantics and Pragmatics of Discourse. London : Longman. (PR)


Dineen 1967: 266 (taxeme of selection)
DINEEN, Francis P. (1967) An Introduction to General Linguistics. New York: Holt, Rinehart & Winston.


Hamp 1963: 51-52
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Hjelmslev 1961[trans.]: 24-25
HJELMSLEV, Louis. (1961 [trans.]) Prolegomena to a Theory of Language. Trans. by Francis J. Whitfield. Madison: University of Wisconsin Press.  (GL)


Matthews 1997: 333
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Close

Sub-entries:


English word list

up

  segment2
  segmentable
  segmental
  segmental phoneme
  segmentation
  segmented
  select
selection
  selectional
  selective
  selective listening
  self-correction
  self-dominating
  self-embedding1
  self-embedding2

down

Tip: use * as a wildcard.