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absolutive

Fr    cas absolu

nS

Synonym(s): absolutive case

Antonym(s): ergative

Type of: case1

Source(s):

Anderson 1977: 38
ANDERSON, John M. (1977) On Case Grammar: Prolegomena to a Theory of Grammatical Relations. London: Croom Helm. (CG)


Collinge 1990: 95
COLLINGE, N. E. (1990) An Encyclopaedia of Language. London: Routledge.


Comrie 1981: 53
COMRIE, Bernard. (1981) Language Universals and Linguistic Typology. Chicago: University of Chicago Press. (TY)


Croft 1990: 102
CROFT, William. (1990) Typology and Universals. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (TY)


Crystal 2003: 2
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


DIK 1978: 159
DIK, Simon C. (1978) Functional Grammar. Amsterdam: North-Holland Publishing Co. (FG)


DIK I 1997: 284-285
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Dixon 1994: 1, 10
DIXON, R.M.W. (1994) Ergativity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Givon 1984: 151
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Kroeger 2005: 341
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Lehmann 1992: 106
LEHMANN, Winfred P. (1992) Historical Linguistics, 3rd Edition. London: Routledge. (HL)


Matthews 1997: 3
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Trask 1993: 3
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 2
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


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