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attributive adjective

Attributive adjectives are adjectives that describe a characteristic (or attribute) of the noun or pronoun that they modify. They form part of a noun phrase, appearing immediately before (or sometimes after) the noun in a sentence.
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Philosophy relative to an understood domain, as small in that elephant is small
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Stoppelli riconosce che questa moltitudine di teorie attributive e dovuta al fatto che il Fiore e chiaramente "un centone che attinge con indiscutibile abilita a tutta la poesia volgare due-trecentesca, da Giacomo da Lentini alla tradizione dei cantari" (2011: 108).
By contrast, when the expression is used in an attributive way, it doesn't behave as a name and, therefore, there are some contexts in which it cannot be substituted for any name or definite description of the same object salva veritate.
As described above, syntactic function is here understood in terms of the contrast between attributive and predicative position.
It shows that the nouns, prepositions, and attributive adjectives are being used in an excessive manner.
Tatpuru[??]as with an attributive first member fall into two sub-types: those with adjective as first member (called karmadharaya (5) by Indian grammarians and in Comparative Grammar), e.g.
If used with the Russellian meaning, the use is attributive and the contribution of the DD is a quantifier.
It is in attributive position that the irregular forms are most common, and it might well be argued that, like drunken, they have now become specialized as adjectival forms, to some extent divorced from the forms of the verb.
So the translation of compound adjectives in attributive position requires recourse to the strategy of syntactic transposition.
Further findings revealed that among five components of transformational leadership (i.e., idealized influence, attributive charisma, inspirational motivation, intellectual stimulation, and individualized consideration) not all but some of the components (including attributive charisma, inspirational motivation, and intellectual stimulation) are positively related to organizational innovation.
There are further connections between adverbial elatives and other constructions and expressions, such as superlatives, exclamatives, qualitative attributive constructions, and expressions of evidentiality, all of which are exemplified in (4), but such connections will not be explored here due to space limitations.
As a rule, the noun case functions in the following attributive phrases in a scientific discourse: general case, obvious case, normal case, particular case, special case; the noun point was found in such phrases as: beginning point, central point, final point, further point, important point, limiting point, minor point, particular point, significant point, starting point.
The last four of these constructs produced attributive data and all the scale items we used were taken from the literature.