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


Dixon 1994: 186
DIXON, R.M.W. (1994) Ergativity. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Matthews 1997: 5
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Trask 1993: 4-5
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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