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acceptable

Fr    acceptable

adj

Antonym(s): unacceptable

Related term(s): correct, grammatical2, interpretable

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 4 (also "acceptable utterance")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Halliday 1978: 51-52
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1978) Language as Social Semiotic: The social interpretation of language and meaning. Baltimore: University Park Press. (SL)


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


Richards etal. 1992: 2
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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