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  relation moyens-résultat
  relation prédicative
  relation primitive
  relation raison-résultat
  relation thématique
  relationnel
  relations de rôle
relations transitives
  relativation
  relative
  relative appositive
  relativisation
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transitivity

Fr    relations transitives, transitivité

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Synonym(s): transitive relations

Related term(s): direct object, ergativity, transitive

Source(s): Croft 1990: 130-131; Cruse 1986: 165; Crystal 2003: 473-474; Dixon 1994: 6; Eggins 1994: 228 (system of transitivity); ELL: 4670-4677; Fasold 1990: 78f. (also "transitivity hypothesis"); Finch 2000: 124-125; Givon 1984: 20, 98, 152 (degree of transitivity); Grimes 1975: 178; Halliday 1994: 106; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 242; Kroeger 2005: 69; Lyons 1977: 511; Nash 1968: 248; Pike & Pike 1982: 39-40; Pike, E. 1983: 11-13 (also "transitivity system"); Richards etal. 1992: 388-389; Wales 1989: 466; Weinreich 1980: 133


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  transformationalist hypothesis
  transient
  transition1
  transition2
  transitive
  transitive adjective
  transitive relations
transitivity
  transitory
  translatability
  translatable
  translate
  translation
  translation into a foreign language
  translation into the mother tongue

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