correlative meaning

  • In grammar, correlatives are words that are separated in a sentence but function together to perform a single function.
  • In English, examples are both—and, either—or, neither—nor, the—the ("the more the better"), so—that ("it ate so much food that it burst"), and if—then.
FR corrélative
  • Part-of-Speech Hierarchy
    1. Adjectives
      • Nouns
        • Countable nouns
      Related Links:
      1. en correlatives
      2. en correlatively
      3. en correlativeness
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      Meaning of correlative for the defined word.

      Grammatically, this word "correlative" is an adjective. It's also a noun, more specifically, a countable noun.
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