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Portuguese to English translations [PRO] Science - Linguistics / tonal languages
Portuguese term or phrase:valor semântico enfocado
A função gramatical deste morfema é de focalizar, pôr em realce, um dos constituintes da cláusula declarativa (23), imperativa (24) ou interrogativa (25). A ocorrência do sufixo –V, com constituinte verbal, restringe-se a alguns verbos estativos ou verbos que podem adquirir alta carga de valor semântico enfocado (26).
The grammatical function of this morpheme is to focus, ??put in relation??, one of the constituents of the declarative (23), imperative (24), or interrogative (25) clause. The occurrence of the –V suffix, with a verbal constituent, is restricted in some stative verbs or verbs that may take on a large focused semantic value.
Explanation: The grammatical function of this morpheme is to HIGHLIGHT...
"Semantic value" is a concept developed by Pragmatics. It's a fixed expresion coined by Frege.
In Phonology, the study of suprasegmental componenets of language, we use the expression "highlight" to refer to the relative "prominence" given to an element.
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