remotivation


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remotivation

(ˌriːməʊtɪˈveɪʃən)
n
a group therapy technique used to encourage withdrawn mentally ill patients to develop communication, social, and vocational skills and to interact with their environment
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The unique nature of this paper lies in the fact that it addressed demotivation, amotivation, and remotivation in the South Korean context, and explored how L2 experiences affected the L2 motivation of 14 English as a Foreign Language (EFL) instructors working in South Korean university language education centers (LECs).
Definition: Une remotivation est un leger changement sur un nom ayant pour effet de lui redonner un sens lorsqu'il a perdu tout sens dans la memoire des habitants l'utilisant.
Therefore, even lexicalized (seemingly exocentric) compounds can become reanalysed and, therefore, remotivated by speakers and possess some degree of compositionality and analysability--fundamentally questioning their "exocentric" nature (after all, the reanalysis or remotivation of honeymoon in the forms of babymoon, familymoon, etc.
User's manual for remotivation process: Progressive intervention for individuals with severe volitional challenges.
Indeed, many of Kaushik's remarks throughout the book (including his welcome emphasis on Merleau-Ponty's middle works, his careful assessment of Merleau-Ponty's remotivation of a host of Husserlian concepts to his new purposes, and the insistence on the overcoming of ontological difference) seem to support this reading hypothesis.
He also views the antiglobalization and anti-Bush/Republican/War in Iraq rallies of recent years as containing "the ethical energy for a remotivation of politics and future democratic organisation" (p.
We should rather, I think, consider further how the text may suggest a remotivation of narrative through narration and the need for it.
The individual papers that follow address a wide range of topics, from grammaticalization of syntax into morphology, and morphologization of phonology, through analogical change, remotivation and reinterpretation, lexicalization and demotivation, and changes in productivity, to borrowing and caique formation, pidginization, creolization, and language death, and reconstruction.
As far as the poetry written in Spanish is concerned, some poets from the 1930s to the present have incorporated into their works a revolutionary discourse based on the remotivation of Renaissance, Baroque, Modernista, and Surrealist poetic traditions.