Nounal


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Noun´al


a.1.Of or pertaining to a noun.
Verbs which in whole or in part have shed their old nounal coat.
- Earle.
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Color" and was followed by twelve further terms, ten of which were presented as nounal colour conditions or effects (".
On the other hand, the functional restriction of SLV to short nounal / adjectival chains, whose significance may be deferred, serves to send the (meta)message that SLV is less that a 'systematic and rule-governed .
When we classify phrases according to this four-type system, we lose the possibly greater clarity and interest we might get from knowing just what sorts of grammatical phrases we are talking about - participial, adjectival, vocative, nounal, predicate, or whatever.