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  adjectif transitif
  adjectival1
  adjectival2
  adjectivé
  adjectiv(is)ateur
  adjectiv(is)ation
  adjoindre
adjoint
  adjonction
  adjuvant
  adnominal
  adoucissement
  adoucisseur
  adposition
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adjunct

Fr    adjoint, expansion2

nS

Antonym(s): actant1

Related term(s): adverbial2, free modifier, object1, prepositional group, prepositional phrase, satellite, saturation

Source(s):

Chomsky 1981: 47
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1981) Lectures on Government and Binding. Dordrecht : Foris Publications. (GB)


CHOMSKY 1986a: 127 (adjunct clause)
CHOMSKY, Noam. (1986a) Knowledge of Language: Its Nature, Origin, and Use. New York : Praeger. (GB)


Crystal 2003: 11-12 (also "adjunctival")
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 213 (circumstant)
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Finch 2000: 94, 113
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Greimas 1983[trans.]: 206 (circumstant)
GREIMAS, A.J. (1983 [trans.]) Structural Semantics: An Attempt at a Method. Trans. by Daniele McDowell, Ronald Schleifer & Alan Velie.  Lincoln: University of Nebraska Press.  (SN)


Halliday 1994: 44 (defines many different types of adjunct in FG)
HALLIDAY, M.A.K. (1994) An Introduction to Functional Grammar (Second Edition). London: Edward Arnold.  (FG)


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 5
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Kroeger 2005: 58-59, 227 (adjunct clause), 341
KROEGER, Paul R. (2005) Analyzing Grammar: An Introduction. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.


Lyons 1971: 334-335, 344
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 435-436
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Matthews 1981: 124 (circumstantial element)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1981) Syntax. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (SY)


Matthews 1997: 8-9
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 7 (adjunct word)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Richards etal. 1992: 8
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Trask 1993: 8
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Wales 1989: 11
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  adjective clause
  adjectivizer
  adjoin
adjunct
  adjunction
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