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accusative language

[Subentry of accusative, language1]

Fr    langue accusative

Antonym(s): ergative language

Type of: language type

Related term(s): accusativity, active language, agentive language

Domain: Typology

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 6; Dixon 1994: 186; Matthews 1997: 5; Trask 1993: 4-5


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  accompaniment
  account for
  accountability
  acculturation
  accumulation of knowledge
  accuracy
  accusative
  accusative verb
  accusativity
  acoustic
  acoustic analysis
  acoustic signal
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