What are short phrases

Short sentence (German)

Part of speech: noun, (male)

Hyphenation:
Short | sentence, Plural: Short | sows | ze
Pronunciation / Stress:
IPA: [ˈKʊʁt͡sˌzat͡s]
Word meaning / definition:
1) Linguistics, especially syntax: incomplete sentence
2) Linguistics, especially stylistics: short sentence
Origin of the term:
Determinative compound short and sentence
Synonyms:
1) ellipse
Opposite words:
1) simple sentence, sentence structure, sentence series
General terms:
Sentence, syntagma, syntax, grammar, linguistics
Application examples:
1) Short sentences are sentences that are missing a part of the sentence that would be necessary to form a complete sentence.
1) utterances like "Everybody take three steps back!" Short sentences.
1) Bünting & Bergenholtz define: "Short sentence (Sentence ellipse): incomplete simple sentence, insofar ungrammatic, but often found in texts; ... "
2) “In the 19th century, the American Ralph Waldo Emerson did the Short sentence often used indiscriminately. His sentences are on average eleven words long. "
2) “Usually include Short sentences 3 - 5 clauses, namely the grammatically necessary and the most important informational elements (e.g. time and place information). "
2) „Short sentences can have a maximum of 12 words, but are usually limited to a lot less. "
Cases:
Nominative: singular Short sentence; Plural Short sentences
Genitive: singular Short sentence; Plural Short sentences
Dative: singular Short sentence; Plural Short sentences
Accusative: singular Short sentence; Plural Short sentences

Translations

  • English: 1) minor sentence
  • Swedish: 1) permanent sats, elliptisk sats; 2) kort mening

Dictionary entries

Entries from our dictionary containing "short sentence":

sentence: ... clause, clause, sub clause, main clause, hypotax, chain clause, complement clause, short clause, matrix clause, memo clause, suffix clause, sub clause, paratax, parenthesis, nested clause, switch clause ...

Short sentences: Part of Speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Kurz | sät | ze Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈkʊʁʦˌzɛʦə] Grammatical features: nominative plural of the noun Kurzsatz Genitive plural of the noun Abbreviation Accusative plural of the noun Kurzsatz

Short sentence: Part of speech: Declined form Hyphenation: Short | sat | zes Pronunciation / Stress: IPA: [ˈkʊʁʦˌzaʦəs] Grammatical features: Genitive singular of the noun short sentence

Short sentences: Kurzsätze (German) Part of speech: Declined form Grammatical features: Dative plural of the noun Kurzsatz

Sentence ellipse: Ellipse, short sentence Related terms: 1) Sentences, sentence fragments Examples of use: 1) Many headings are syntactically ellipses of sentences


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