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subordinate clause

[Subentry of clause1, subordinate (to)]

Fr    phrase intégrée, proposition conjonctive, proposition subordonnée, subordonnée, subordonnée conjonctive

Synonym(s): dependent clause

Kinds: adverbial clause, complement clause, nominal clause, noun clause, relative clause

Related term(s): subordination

Domain: Syntax

Source(s):

Cook 1969: 66
COOK, Walter C. (1969) Introduction to Tagmemic Analysis. Washington: Georgetown University Press. (TA)


Crystal 2003: 74, 443
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


DIK 1978: 183f.
DIK, Simon C. (1978) Functional Grammar. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co. (FG)


DIK II 1997: 144 (= finite embedded construction)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 2: Complex and Derived Constructions. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Doke 1935: 65
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


Dowty 1986: 37 (temporal subordinate clause)
DOWTY, D.R. (1986) "The Effects of Aspectual Class on the Temporal Structure of Discourse: Semantics or Pragmatics?", in Linguistics and Philosophy 9, 37-61. (PR)


ELL: 1851-1856
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 117-118
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Givon 1984: 118
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Haegeman 1991: 11
HAEGEMAN, Liliane. (1991) Introduction to Government and Binding Theory. Oxford: Blackwell. (GB)


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 224 (= sub-clause, hypotactic clause)
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Kroeger 2005: 219
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Martinet 1962: 50
MARTINET, André. (1962) A Functional View of Language. Oxford: Oxford University Press. (FM)


Matthews 1981: 170
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1981) Syntax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (SY)


Matthews 1997: 360 (= subordinate sentence)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 232
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Palmatier 1972: 172
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 206
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Quirk etal. 1985: 987-990 (also "superordinate clause")
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 102
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 268
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Wales 1989: 64 (= bound clause)
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  subjunctive mode
  subjunctive2
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  sublative case
  subordinate (to)
  subordinating
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