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quer seja com função quotativa

English translation: quotative function

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Portuguese term or phrase:função quotativa
English translation:quotative function
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10:49 Aug 16, 2006
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Portuguese term or phrase: quer seja com função quotativa
Outras raízes, dinâmicas  ‘errar’, ‘contar’, ‘dizer’ ou estativas  ‘querer’,  ‘não ter’,  ‘ser muito’,  ‘estar’/’ficar’ podem também associar informação adicional ao verbo principal, quer seja de natureza adverbial, quer seja com função quotativa, para salientar a origem da informação
zabrowa
Local time: 18:17
perhaps even with a quotative function
Explanation:
you can find another example of quotative (which is not an official Portuguese word but regularly used in grammar texts)
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xxxVdeMoor
Local time: 18:17
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4 +1perhaps even with a quotative functionxxxVdeMoor


  

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53 mins   confidence: Answerer confidence 4/5Answerer confidence 4/5 peer agreement (net): +1
perhaps even with a quotative function


Explanation:
you can find another example of quotative (which is not an official Portuguese word but regularly used in grammar texts)


    Reference: http://www.pbs.org/speak/words/sezwho/like/
xxxVdeMoor
Local time: 18:17
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