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ap·pos·i·tive

(ă-poz'i-tiv)
Word or phrase preceding or following a noun that identifies or explains the noun.
[L. appono, appositum, to place next to]
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As is well-known, there are two kinds of relative clauses in English: restrictive relatives and non-restrictive or appositive relatives.
It seems to me that isdi interpreted as a dual form does not make any sense in our context, and since, as we have seen, an accusative-genitive plural form isdi cannot relate to the subject, it can only be an appositive noun to the accusative nagba of the first hemistich: sa nagba imuru, "He who saw the nagba.
661) interprets this expression as consisting of yu yi ren [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII TEXT] which is intruded by nai bi [CHINESE CHARACTERS NOT REPRODUCIBLE IN ASCII TEXT]; in his view the two elements form an appositive relationship.
The researcher failed to find any results directly or indirectly contradicting the results of the study in hand and it could be said that there is appositive and significant relationship between the use appeal and electronic website quality.
The genitive object could sometimes be followed by an appositive clause, as in:
Note that the entire first complement in [1] is an appositive to the phrase "to imagine a war of words.
The words jt mjwt ntr ntrt are probably appositive, not genitive: "father and mother, god and goddess.
Summer et al and Yan (2009, 2007) indicated that appositive relationship between Lcn2 concentration and insulin resistance [11,16].
107), interpreting il-araba "the scorpion" as an appositive modifying bostak "your kiss" and adding a note explaining that this means that your kiss is like the sting of a scorpion (p.
Also the research of Bartonek (2012) indicated that the self esteem can increase and assist to students at school setting; also Arefnia (2012) in a research titled the study of relationship between the self esteem and job satisfaction among the Bangladeshi teachers found that the self confidence and optimism there has been found a appositive correlation between teachers' job satisfaction.
On the 'same being' reading, it could be viewed as appositive to the same, but not so on the 'same food' reading, where it is just an expletive, with a very loose syntactic connection to the material that follows it.