linguistic relation


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Noun1.linguistic relation - a relation between linguistic forms or constituents
relation - an abstraction belonging to or characteristic of two entities or parts together
grammatical relation - a linguistic relation established by grammar
semantic relation - a relation between meanings
homonymy - the relation between two words that are spelled the same way but differ in meaning or the relation between two words that are pronounced the same way but differ in meaning
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We may say that a formal linguistic relation is syntactic when it is represented by sentence structure in the metalanguage of our linguistic analysis, here English, or we may say that a formal linguistic relation is syntactic when it is represented by sentence structure in the object language that the linguistic analysis is about, here Wambaya.
The rich diversity of SC tradition is well represented with penetrating treatments of the tradition's ethnic and linguistic relation to Judaism; its contributions to Arabic and Greek literature and culture; and its role in the development of Armenian, Coptic, and Georgian Christianities.
In all three instances where the Qur'an mentions al-mann,4 it uses one of the variants of the verb nazala, to emphatically state that the mann was actually sent down--but if it is to be found as a naturally growing plant Alhagi maurorum Medic of the Leguminosae family, or as Tamarix mannifera Bunge of the Tamaricaceae family, then how can we account for the Qur'anic account that it was a special blessing to the Children of Israel--a Qur'anic description that is further strengthened through a linguistic relation between the fruit mentioned by the Qur'an and one of the meanings of the word name given to it; mann means "favor".
Hungary is clearly an integral part of western culture, but our linguistic relations also link us to the northern Finno-Ugric peoples, and thanks to our history the Hungarian people can also count on the friendship of the Central Asian or even Far Eastern peoples and countries.
The deep cultural and linguistic relations between Iranian and Tajik people sets a good ground for development of mutual cooperation in all areas between the two nations," Rouhani said.