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specific

Fr    spécifique

adj

Antonym(s): generic

Related term(s): definite

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 64 (specific description)
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Crystal 2003: 425 (specific indefinite, specific definite)
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Dik Ii 1997: 361 (specific term)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 2: Complex and Derived Constructions. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


ELL: 1682-1683
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Givon 1984: 265 (specific knowledge), 328 (specific negation)
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Grimes 1975: 212f.
GRIMES, Joseph E. (1975) The Thread of Discourse. The Hague: Mouton. (DA)


Halliday & Hasan 1976: 309 (specific pronoun, specific determiner)
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. & HASAN, Ruqaiya. (1976) Cohesion in English. London: Longman.  (FG)


Hamp 1963: 54 (specific category)
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Kess 1992: 254 (specific name)
KESS, Joseph F. (1992) Psycholinguistics: Psychology, Linguistics and the Study of Natural Language. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (PL)


Lyons 1971: 378 (specific agent)
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Nash 1968: 224
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Onishi 1981: 542 (specific sound quality)
ONISHI, Masao. (1981) A Grand Dictionary of Phonetics. Tokyo: The Phonetic Society of Japan.  (PH)


Richards etal. 1992: 158
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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