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inchoate

(of a legal document, promissory note, etc.) in an uncompleted state; not yet made specific or valid
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As maintained in Juana Marin-Arrese, Elena Martinez-Caro and Soledad Perez de Ayala Becerril (2001: 369), the means of impersonal presentation in the English language are as follows: agentless passive, nominalization, edparticiple, resultative, impersonal pronouns, inchoative, infinitive clauses, existentials, metonymy, etc.
By "inchoative eschatology," Marrou means that the kingdom of God starts in this world: all Christians should be aware of the building of this kingdom, which requires bearing in mind eternal life, as well as the true responsibility of each Christian for the community as a whole.
This is likely to occur when the previous five operational components in the stigmatizing process have been met, though it is important to remember that stigmatizing processes are inchoative.
(18.) This includes lines that consist of a nominal + inchoative, adverb + verb and nominalised verb + verb (e.g.
Ce propos n'est pas inspire par un quelconque dedain pour la dimension historique, mais une fois de plus par le sentiment qu'il convient de definir les objets avant d'en etudier l'evolution [...] Ce qui suit n'est donc bien qu'une exploration toute inchoative, au service tres provisoire de ce qui, grace a d'autres, le suivra peut-etre.
There are some fine contributions to a still somewhat inchoative conversation between science and theology.
This constraint explains why the verb break can occur in the inchoative construction (e.g.
Nevertheless, a more conservative view of the Old English weak verb would be that the stem formations mark simply absorption of verbality, which may in particular instances involve a variety of notional distinctions--with, certainly, causative and inchoative being prominent among them.
Face a un systeme de speculation financiere et immobiliere dont les divers dysfonctionnements semblent affecter de maniere disproportionnee les petites gens, ils demandent, de maniere parfois inchoative, que soit repensee notre maniere de produire et de distribuer la richesse.