determiners


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Burton's Legal Thesaurus. . 2006

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  • Determiners — ◊ GRAMMAR A determiner is a word used in front of a noun to indicate whether you are referring to a specific thing or just to something of a particular type. There are two types of determiners: specific determiners and general determiners. ◊… …   Useful english dictionary

  • determiners — de ter·min·er || mɪnÉ™ n. adjective or modifier that limits a noun (Grammar) …   English contemporary dictionary

  • French articles and determiners — In French, articles and determiners are required on almost every common noun; much more so than in English. They are inflected to agree in gender (masculine or feminine) and number (singular or plural) with the noun they determine, though most… …   Wikipedia

  • Spanish determiners — The Spanish language uses determiners in a similar way to English. The main difference is that they agree with what they refer to in terms of both number (singular/plural) and gender (masculine/feminine).Demonstrative determinersThe Spanish has… …   Wikipedia

  • Possessive determiners — ◊ GRAMMAR Possessive determiners show who or what something belongs to or is connected with. The possessive determiners are: You choose a possessive determiner according to the identity of the person or thing who has the thing you are talking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • possessive determiners — ◊ GRAMMAR Possessive determiners show who or what something belongs to or is connected with. The possessive determiners are: You choose a possessive determiner according to the identity of the person or thing who has the thing you are talking… …   Useful english dictionary

  • possessive pronouns and determiners — For various points concerning these, see gender neutrality; his; our, ours; they, them, their …   Modern English usage

  • Sanskrit pronouns and determiners — Sanskrit pronouns are declined for case, number, and gender. The pronominal declension applies to a few adjectives as well.Many pronouns have alternative enclitic forms.First and Second PersonsThe first and second person pronouns are declined for …   Wikipedia

  • Determiner (linguistics) — A determiner is a noun modifier that expresses the reference of a noun or noun phrase in the context, rather than attributes expressed by adjectives. This function is usually performed by articles, demonstratives, possessive determiners, or… …   Wikipedia

  • Determiner (class) — ExamplesSidebar|35% * The lady is a tramp. * Some girls get all the luck. * Which book is that? * That book is my book. * I only had two drinks.A determiner is a noun modifier that expresses the reference of a noun or noun phrase, including… …   Wikipedia


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