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A proper account of rigidity should in my view develop the point that, given that this is so, the identifying information that the speaker relies on plays merely a presuppositional, background role.
Because most non-Christians will not accept biblical analysis, the presuppositional method starts by analyzing the problems using the assumptions of the human-centered worldview.
These verbs are then used in two different ways: an assertional way (where the verb asserts the current transient orientation of a Figure) and a presuppositional way (where the verb focuses on the existence of a Figure at a Ground, irrespective of its current orientation).
(8) The relation of non-retrievability holds between two pieces of knowledge, the combination of which cannot be predicted on the basis of the presuppositional structure of the Addressee at the time of utterance.
The value called the increment value by Seuren (1985) covers the lexical (including the presuppositional) as well as technical information, concerning the conceptual/semantic material of an item and the way which this material is to be included in the process of building a discourse domain (cf.
The foundational presence of the life of the logical dialectic of the Idea, as prior and presuppositional to the attainment of a well ordered and free society, presents the aspect under which the total organization of the ethical life serves to respond to the political problem of the universal.
Interestingly, in a great number of utterances expressing counter- presuppositional contrast the scope of the focus is the whole predication (and would be thus characterised by Lambrecht (1987b) as 'sentence focus structures'), especially (but not exclusively) those whose formal treatment involves the use of si.
In order to discern the focus of 3.5(k), one must take into account the presuppositional structure of this utterance, as well as the components of its assertion.
First, we examine some formal, semantic, and pragmatic similarities and differences between presuppositional finite complements and implicational nonfinite complements.
Hermann Dooyeweerd, expanding on the insights of Abraham Kuyper, argues that everyone approaches theorizing (about ethics or anything else) with an accepted set of presuppositional commitments.
Lyotard's incredulity of metanarratives is hence presented as an awakening to presuppositional positions and the corresponding critique of any claim to autonomous reason.
Although the utterance in (2b), at first glance, looks like the presuppositional use of a default classifying verb in a postural type language like Yeli Dnye, it is only superficially so.