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aumentar a valência do verbo, tal como um aplicativo

English translation: increase the valency of the verb, in the manner of an applicative (verb)

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Portuguese term or phrase:aumentar a valência do verbo, tal como um aplicativo
English translation:increase the valency of the verb, in the manner of an applicative (verb)
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10:37 Aug 15, 2006
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Portuguese term or phrase: aumentar a valência do verbo, tal como um aplicativo
Esse morfema tem a propriedade funcional de aumentar a valência do verbo, tal como um aplicativo

>> Not so confident about verbal morphology. "To increase the valency"?
zabrowa
Local time: 10:47
increase the valency of the verb, in the manner of an applicative (verb)
Explanation:
"Valency increase" or "increase the valency" is the opposite of "valency reduction" that we covered last week. Lots of examples:

5 **Valency increase**. 12. 6 An integrated approach ... Valency increase. We have seen that passive and antipassive show similarities (with A and O ...
assets.cambridge.org/052166/0394/sample/0521660394wsc00.pdf

**some applied verbs fail to increase the valency of the base verb** (examples (14) – (16)). 6 . 3.3. Concept strengthening in Bemba. The use of applied verbs ...
mercury.soas.ac.uk/users/lm5/applicatives.pdf

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Note added at 19 mins (2006-08-15 10:56:37 GMT)
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"Applicative" can be a noun in its own right.
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Muriel Vasconcellos
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Local time: 01:47
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increase the valency of the verb, in the manner of an applicative (verb)


Explanation:
"Valency increase" or "increase the valency" is the opposite of "valency reduction" that we covered last week. Lots of examples:

5 **Valency increase**. 12. 6 An integrated approach ... Valency increase. We have seen that passive and antipassive show similarities (with A and O ...
assets.cambridge.org/052166/0394/sample/0521660394wsc00.pdf

**some applied verbs fail to increase the valency of the base verb** (examples (14) – (16)). 6 . 3.3. Concept strengthening in Bemba. The use of applied verbs ...
mercury.soas.ac.uk/users/lm5/applicatives.pdf

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Note added at 19 mins (2006-08-15 10:56:37 GMT)
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"Applicative" can be a noun in its own right.

Muriel Vasconcellos
United States
Local time: 01:47
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PRO pts in category: 2542

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