pronominal phrase


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Noun1.pronominal phrase - a phrase that functions as a pronoun
phrase - an expression consisting of one or more words forming a grammatical constituent of a sentence
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She focuses on the phenomenon of left-dislocation in which the same referent is expressed twice in a sentence: first in a detached position at the start of the sentence, then again as a pronominal phrase within the main clause.
other (a compound unit or discontinued type) has been attested in the early ME period: We have an example of a discontinued pronominal phrase in (30) and somewhat later ones in (24) and (25).