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pro·nom·i·nal

 (prō-nŏm′ə-nəl)
adj.
1. Of, relating to, or functioning as a pronoun.
2. Resembling a pronoun, as by specifying a person, place, or thing, while functioning primarily as another part of speech. His in his choice is a pronominal adjective.

[Late Latin prōnōminālis, from Latin prōnōmen, prōnōmin-, pronoun : pro-, in place of; see pro-1 + nōmen, name, noun; see noun.]

pro·nom′i·nal·ly adv.
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The coherence here adumbrated, thus, not only refers broadly to the precincts of the writer's imagination, but, specifically to the personal, pronominally represented by the "I" and the "us.
Some alternative meanings of the verb in Latin America included in the Diccionario de hispanoamericanismos no recogidos por la Real Academia suggest 'getting drunk' (as 'ponersela') or 'to pay attention' ('poner asunto') but in those cases the verb is either combined with a different element ('la' instead of 'bien'), or not used pronominally ('poner asunto' instead of 'ponerse bien') (Richard 1997).
18) Therefore, the relative pronouns in IA-constructions are used pronominally, not adnominally.
If what gives the CP its argumental character is the assumed propagation of the u-wh assignment function that compositionally encompasses the whole TP, then the maximality of the set must be reflected on the number features of u-wh that as we have seen is pronominally underspecified too.
The terms of self-reference cited by the text are substantives that are used pronominally but retain their character as nouns.
There is, however, a reason for this; mental processes tend to move from the Senser to the Phenomenon (reference) and the former is often realized pronominally in English, and therefore dropped in Spanish.
A sampling of topics: theories, myths, and counterevidence about language shift, directionals in Tokpe Gola Tibetan discourse, the language history of Tibetan, stem alteration and verbal valence in Themchen Tibetan, grammatical peculiarities of two dialects of southern Kham Tibetan, a low glide in Marphali, pronominally marked noun determiners in Limbu, context shift and linguistic coding in Kinnauri narratives, perfective stem renovation in Khalong Tibetan, and Tibetan grammar and the active/stative case-marking type.
Consider the naturalness of English sequences of just this kind--They took a knife and put it to my throat (6)--where the instrument knife is first introduced as a full noun phrase object in its own clause, before being encoded pronominally in a three-place construction (where, incidentally, the subject is ellipsed, leaving only two surface noun phrases--one a pronoun--to accompany the three-place predicate put).
We" and "they" impinge but remain pronominally separate.
The demonstrative base *'Vl(lV) can, as argued above, likewise function pronominally and adnominally.
Ain't it just like the night" are the first words of Bob Dylan's "Visions of Johanna" (1966), whose pronominally fluctuating narrator, loving the one he's with instead of the absent, spectral femme named in Dylan's title, finds himself losing it, his conscience (and consciousness) exploding.
In this case it is expressed as the unmarked topic, pronominally coded and unaccented.