participant role


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Noun1.participant role - (linguistics) the underlying relation that a constituent has with the main verb in a clause
linguistics - the scientific study of language
grammatical category, syntactic category - (grammar) a category of words having the same grammatical properties
affected role, patient role, patient - the semantic role of an entity that is not the agent but is directly involved in or affected by the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
agentive role, agent - the semantic role of the animate entity that instigates or causes the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
benefactive role, beneficiary - the semantic role of the intended recipient who benefits from the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
instrumental role, instrument - the semantic role of the entity (usually inanimate) that the agent uses to perform an action or start a process
locative, locative role - the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the place of the state or action denoted by the verb
recipient role, recipient - the semantic role of the animate entity that is passively involved in the happening denoted by the verb in the clause
resultant role, result - the semantic role of the noun phrase whose referent exists only by virtue of the activity denoted by the verb in the clause
temporal, temporal role - the semantic role of the noun phrase that designates the time of the state or action denoted by the verb
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In particular, this difference between male and female students concerned the religious participant role and the hobbyist/amateur role.
In this article I look at this duplicity of the character or character/narrator in presenting what is not, or what might be, in the DF of linguistic elements like participant role in transitivity function and in circumstantial elements.
New participant role scales: Comparison between various criteria for assigning roles and indications for their validity.
Repair strategy 2: If the speaker already knows a marker for a participant role which is analogous to the participant role in the new situation, this marker is generalized and extended to a semantic role.
Going into a new environment may require the researcher to adopt the role of complete observer, whereas studying a group in which she/he is already a member allows the researcher to adopt the complete participant role.
Participant role approach to school bullying: Implications for Interventions.
By remarking that Rufus turned (m), Lucille assigns his ghost the participant role of Actor, a role that she assigns herself as well by recounting how she got up off of the bed (n).
Commonly used techniques include assigning more responsibilities to the business organizations, being less obtrusive, educating the organization, and taking on a participant role as opposed to an overseer role.
Again, to the end of encouraging participants to take responsibility for the sobriety and the security of their own environment, Social Model Programs try to design the framework for the establishment and enforcement of program rules to have as significant a participant role as possible.
The findings of this study clearly demonstrate how perceptions vary by IEP participant role.
Table 4 presents comparisons of LibQUAL+ subscale and total score means across frequencies of library use, across participant role groups, and across participant disciplines.