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Kanji in this term
とう
Grade: 5

Grade: 2
ろん
Grade: 6
on'yomi

EtymologyEdit

Compound of 統語(tōgo, syntax, less common on its own than synonym 構文 kōbun) +‎ (ron, theory).[1][2][3][4]

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

統語論 ‎(hiragana とうごろん, romaji tōgoron)

  1. (linguistics) syntax (as a field of study), syntactics

Usage notesEdit

Use the term 構文(kōbun) to refer to syntax in the grammatical structure sense, as in “the syntax of this sentence...”

SynonymsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ 1988, 国語大辞典(新装版) (Kokugo Dai Jiten, Revised Edition) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan
  2. 2.0 2.1 2006, 大辞林 (Daijirin), Third Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13905-9
  3. ^ 1995, 大辞泉 (Daijisen) (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Shogakukan, ISBN 4-09-501211-0
  4. 4.0 4.1 1997, 新明解国語辞典 (Shin Meikai Kokugo Jiten), Fifth Edition (in Japanese), Tōkyō: Sanseidō, ISBN 4-385-13143-0