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abstract noun

[Subentry of abstract1, noun1]

Fr    nom abstrait, substantif abstrait

Antonym(s): concrete noun

Related term(s): collective noun, count noun, countable noun, non-count noun, uncountable noun, unit noun

Source(s):

Beekman & Callow 1974: 217-218
BEEKMAN, John & CALLOW, John. (1974) Translating the Word of God. Grand Rapids: Zondervan. 


Crystal 2003: 3
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Doke 1935: 152
DOKE, Clement M. (1935) Bantu Linguistic Terminology. London: Longmans, Green, & Co.


ELL: 5088
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 110-111
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Givon 1984: 56
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 2
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Lyons 1971: 337-338
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Matthews 1997: 4
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 4
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Palmatier 1972: 1
PALMATIER, Robert A. (1972) A Glossary for English Transformational Grammar. New York: Appleton-Century-Crofts. (GG)


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 4
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Quirk etal. 1985: 247
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 75
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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


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