Actant



noun
(linguistics) (in valency grammar) a noun phrase functioning as the agent of the main verb of a sentence

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    acte anodal closure tetanus Historical Examples This sentence is taken from another part of the acte daccusation. The Paris Sketch Book of Mr. M. A. Titmarsh: The Irish Sketch Book William Makepeace Thackeray She is a good soul, that acte; hence I gave command to deliver Lygia to her. Quo Vadis Henryk Sienkiewicz A fresh […]

  • Acted

    anything done, being done, or to be done; deed; performance: a heroic act. the process of doing: caught in the act. a formal decision, law, or the like, by a legislature, ruler, court, or other authority; decree or edict; statute; judgment, resolve, or award: an act of Congress. an instrument or document stating something done […]



  • Acted upon

    anything done, being done, or to be done; deed; performance: a heroic act. the process of doing: caught in the act. a formal decision, law, or the like, by a legislature, ruler, court, or other authority; decree or edict; statute; judgment, resolve, or award: an act of Congress. an instrument or document stating something done […]

  • Actg

    . abbreviation acting acting



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