anaphora

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using a pronoun or similar word instead of repeating a word used earlier

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repetition of a word or phrase at the beginning of successive clauses

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In fact, things are happening in much the same way as in section 1, where a non-conventional lexical anaphor can still be perceived anaphorically in French, whereas in English it would easily be misinterpreted as referring to a new discursive entity.
At a closer look, the discourse in (40) is one where the existence presupposition of the second sentence is anaphorically bound, and thus filtered away at the global level.
These features are the ones that the expression uses as its anchor for getting anaphorically bound.
Here, "this" refers anaphorically to the list of positive social and civic qualities listed immediately beforehand, as well as the image from London's past.
The hyperbolic, anaphorically repeated 'tant' construction shows this preoccupation with emphatic and definitive destruction of the enemy.
The Head of the Propositional Content may be absent (as when that refers anaphorically back to a whole proposition), empty (as with the pro-form one referring back to the head of a prior NP), lexical (e.
It will then be assumed that the category TP of to-infinitive complement sentences has an unvalued feature that is to be interpreted anaphorically with respect to the temporal features of the matrix predicate, and the temporal reading of to-infinitival clauses will be accounted for in terms of the conjunction of this anaphoric value with the semantics of the particle to itself.
For instance, it is well known that demonstrative this can be used both anaphorically and cataphorically, whereas that can only be used anaphorically.
Azzouni develops a regimentation in terms of anaphorically unrestricted quantifiers.
Similar considerations can be applied, this time anaphorically, to SPU's which occur in a text-final sentence or, again in more local terms, in a paragraph-final sentence.
All demonstratives can be used anaphorically in all dialectal varieties of Estonian.
It is either used to refer anaphorically to something already mentioned in the sentence in which it appears, or it is used to refer to something contextually understood and that need not be mentioned (e.
This is normally no problem and the subject can easily be supplied by the context, usually anaphorically, i.
The phrase auch in diesem Film (also in this movie) anaphorically refers to the previously discussed film Nach funf im Urwald and intensifies Anke and Catharina's statement in e-mail 14, lines 1-4 that this movie inappropriately depicts drug use as something normal.