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zero

Fr    zéro

adj

Synonym(s): null

Related term(s): empty

Source(s):

Bybee etal. 1994: 90-91 (zero expression, zero perfective)
BYBEE, Joan, PERKINS, Revere & PAGLIUCA William (1994) The Evolution of Grammar: Tense, Aspect, and Modality in the Languages of the World. Chicago : Univ. of Chicago.


Colapietro 1993: 207-208 (zero degree)
COLAPIETRO, Vincent M. (1993) Glossary of Semiotics. New York: Paragon House. (SN)


Crystal 2003: 507 (also "zero operation", "zero infinitive", "zero connector", "zero relative")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Dik I 1997: 118 (zero semantic function)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Dik Ii 1997: 21 (zero modification), 180 (zero quantification)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 2: Complex and Derived Constructions. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


ELL: 5081-5083
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 111 (zero plural)
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Grimes 1975: 50 (zero idenfication)
GRIMES, Joseph E. (1975) The Thread of Discourse. The Hague: Mouton. (DA)


Haegeman 1991: 422 (zero relative pronoun = empty operator), 558 (zero notation, zero topic), 561 (zero operator), 565 (zero topic operator)
HAEGEMAN, Liliane. (1991) Introduction to Government and Binding Theory. Oxford: Blackwell. (GB)


Hamp 1963: 61 (also "zero change", "zero-feature", "zero juncture", "zero modification", "zero sound")
HAMP, Eric P. (1963) A Glossary of American Technical Linguistic Usage 1925-1950. Utrecht: Spectrum Publishers. 


Matthews 1974: 128 (zero operation)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1974) Morphology: An introduction to the theory of word-study. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (MO)


Matthews 1997: 409 (also "zero determiner", "zero relative pronoun"
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 271 (also "zero indicator", "zero member", "zero probability", "zero realization")
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Palmatier 1972: 201
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 238
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Quirk etal. 1985: 307 (zero plural), 319 (zero genitive), 1175 (zero complementation)
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 309 (zero determiner)
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Trask 1996: 393 (also "zero syllable")
TRASK, R. L. (1996) A Dictionary of Phonetics and Phonology. London: Routledge.  (PH)


Wales 1989: 483
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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