(transformational grammar) a rule that moves the subject of a complement clause into the clause in which it is embedded, as in the derivation of He is likely to be late from It is likely that he will be late
noun 1. that which forms a basic matter of thought, discussion, investigation, etc.: a subject of conversation. 2. a branch of knowledge as a course of study: He studied four subjects in his first year at college. 3. a motive, cause, or ground: a subject for complaint. 4. the theme of a sermon, book, story, […]
verb (used with object) 1. to add at the end, as of something said or written; append. 2. to place in sequence or juxtaposition to something else. verb 1. (transitive) to add or attach at the end of something spoken, written, etc
noun 1. something subjoined, as an additional comment.
noun 1. before a judge or court; awaiting judicial determination. adjective 1. (usually postpositive) before a court of law or a judge; under judicial consideration