verbality

verbality

(vɜːˈbælɪtɪ)
n
the quality or state of being verbal
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multimodal) sequence in which verbality prevails against a background of dramatic images.
We could conclude that in Old Avestan, certain categories of nominal that are morphologically already somewhat "verbal," or somewhat further from purely nominal and correspondingly closer to fully verbal on the cline of verbality, could display the further verbal feature of transitivity when appearing in the "verbal" syntactic context of predication, but that otherwise, nominal transitivity is excluded (which means we must deny the supposed transitivity of, e.
Consequently, the author's language no longer expressed a clear meaning, but a simultaneity of verbality and preverbality.
Still, Browning covered a lot of the media waterfront in his day, and his steadfast enlistment of plastic, visual, and performing arts as adjuncts to his own preternatural verbality suggest a remarkable openness to different learning, cognizing, and communicative "styles" that may command heightened respect among our disciplinary descendants.
Nevertheless, a more conservative view of the Old English weak verb would be that the stem formations mark simply absorption of verbality, which may in particular instances involve a variety of notional distinctions--with, certainly, causative and inchoative being prominent among them.
Lily creates space and its content simultaneously, condensing places, characters, and verbality into forms and their enveloping intersubjective space.
But the child's insistence on a physical reality amidst verbality is not simply an endorsement of the corporeal over the book-bound quibbling of Fossile and his colleagues.
In fact, I've noticed Brits on the airwaves sadly imitating this vogue, and French verbality once revealing that jewel of a language, now, too, seems to require the buttress of Anglo-solecisms, and just language of a more rudimentary kind than should be showcased.
Spoken verbality as the national unwritten archive of a community.
The body and expressive verbality is often perceived by members of the Thai national elite in light of global (Western) norms of social respectability.
Said argues that Conrad "deliberately conceives of the text as supported by a discursive situation involving speaker and audience; the designed interplay between speech and reception, between verbality and textuality, is the text's situation, its placing of itself in the world" (40).
Strong suppression of verbality and agency in the poem's first two couplets.