Learning the structure of causative
verbs: a study in the relationship of cognitive, semantic, and syntactic development.
Present-day English let belongs to that small group of causative
verbs that take what I shall refer to as the "bare infinitive" as a complement, as illustrated in (1):
The Pajaroello (pa-ha-WAY-lo) tick, Ornithodoros coriaceus, is responsible for transmitting the causative
agent (a deltaproteobacterium) when it feeds on a pregnant cow.
Western Blot method to obtain solid (Treponema WB) confirmatory test kits required for testing of the causative
agent of syphilis (Treponema pallidum).
Their study reveals similar trends in causative
agents over both two decades, which are comparable with trends in other developing nations.
Before that, the Finnish causative
derivation is discussed briefly in section 2.
Although the epidemiology of bacterial meningitis has changed, the ranking of causative
organisms has not.
Among her perspectives are variation in causatives
and applicatives, inchoative-causative
alternation in Georgian, causative
predicates in the related languages of Mengrelian and Svan, reflexive applicatives, and four-place predicates in low applicative constructions.
De's discovery of cholera toxin was almost three quarters of a century after Robert Koch first cultured Vibrio cholerae (known as comma bacillus at that time) in Calcutta and 105 years after the microscopic observation of the causative
agent of cholera by an Italian anatomist Filippo Pacini and the classic epidemiologic studies of John Snow, a British physician describing the waterborne nature of the disease.
However, as clinicians, we would like to comment on epidemiologic studies on cancer, in particular those concerning the possible effects of complex causative
factors such as environmental pollution.
Speed is the least important causative
factor in most accidents and speed in excess of the speed limit is even less of a causative
factor so NWP's statistics of a 53% reduction in serious injuries (taking credit for airbags, NCAP 5* ratings, road improvements, milder winters, tougher driving tests, DSP, DSC and ABS brakes too no doubt) is fishy to say the least.
And for those underwriters who say it is impossible to discover the causative
difference, may I suggest that those underwriters re-read Napoleon: "Impossibility is only a word in the dictionary of fools.