cataphor


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cataphor

(ˈkætəˌfɔː)
n
a word that refers to or stands for another word used later
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The aim of adopting these referential concepts (anaphor and cataphor) in the analysis of subtitle translation is two-fold.
This is a perceptive and deft analysis and reconstruction that has important consequences for later stages of the analysis, especially in the claim that *[[blank].sup.[contains]]inn is consonant-final and that it was, based on its Akkadian reflex, an element of the higher clause, an "adverbial cataphor" which anticipates the substance of the upcoming quotation.
Chapters seven and eight further enhance students' experience of Italian by examining topics in semantics, pragmatics, and discourse, such as denotation, connotation, figurative language, metaphor, metonymy, irony, anaphors, cataphors and gestures.