Definición de partitive en inglés:


Saltos de línea: par¦ti|tive
Pronunciación: /ˈpɑːtɪtɪv


  • Denoting a grammatical construction used to indicate that only a part of a whole is referred to, for example a slice of bacon, a series of accidents, some of the children.
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    • As a result, you need which in what is called the partitive construction, which makes the set to be picked from explicit: you say Which of these jackets is yours?
    • Finnish partitive constructions exhibit a case alternation that is partly semantically, partly syntactically driven.


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  • 1A partitive construction.
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    • Each readily lends itself to use in a partitive: each of the children, where the children limits the reference mass to an identifiable set of children.
    • The interest in the partitive and the material we find in Herrick's poems on women's clothing and appurtenances finds a pictorial complement in the oeuvre of Hollar.
  • 1.1A noun or pronoun used as the first term in a partitive construction.



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  • But they do so independently, partitively, concurrently, and differentially.

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Palabra del día milord
Pronunciación: mɪˈlɔːd
used to address an English nobleman