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representational function

[Subentry of representational]

Fr    fonction référentielle, fonction représentative

Synonym(s): referential function

Type of: functions of language

Related term(s): ideational function

Source(s): Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 341 (representative function); Halliday 1978: 48; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 91, 197 (representation (a)); Matthews 1997: 319; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 185 (representational); Trask 1996: 307 (#2) (representation)


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representational function
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