Evidentiality Property ( Concept )
http://purl.org/linguistics/gold/EvidentialityProperty


Thing
      |_ Abstract
            |_ Linguistic Property
                  |_ Morphosyntactic Property
                        |_ Evidentiality Property

Direct SubConcepts:

AssumptiveEvidentiality  AuditoryEvidentiality  DeductiveEvidentiality  DirectEvidentiality  FolkloreEvidentiality  HearsayEvidentiality  IndirectEvidentiality  InferentialEvidentiality  OtherSourceEvidentiality  OtherThanVisualEvidentiality  SecondHandEvidentiality  VisualEvidentiality  



Definition:

EvidentialFeature is the class of properties that concern the grammatical encoding of the speaker's belief in what they say. It is closely related to mood, some of whose values indicate the strength of the agent's belief.


See Also:
Surrey Morphology Group - Evidentiality

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