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mood

Overview page. Subjects: Psychology — Medicine and Health.

Syn: affect (n). The subjective feelings or emotional state of an individual, e.g., happy or sad. An individual's mood can profoundly influence sensory perception, intellectual function,...

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Mood

Joan L. Bybee.

in International Encyclopedia of Linguistics

January 2003; p ublished online January 2003 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Linguistics. 219 words.

Mood indicates what the speaker is doing with a proposition in a particular discourse situation. This includes the status of

mood

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2016; p ublished online March 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 99 words.

1. In the theory of the *syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that

mood

Simon Blackburn.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Philosophy

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Philosophy. 99 words.

1. In the theory of the *syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that

Mood

Edited by Tom McArthur, Jacqueline Lam-McArthur and Lise Fontaine.

in The Oxford Companion to the English Language

May 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: History of English. 134 words.

In traditional grammar, a term for a type of finite clause. Languages vary in terms of the number of moods that are grammatically expressed in the language. Each type generally...

mood

Overview page. Subjects: Philosophy.

1 In the theory of the syllogism the valid forms with each figure are called the moods of that figure.

2 In the philosophy of language the mood of a...

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Mood

Paul Portner.

January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Book. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 304 pages.

The category of mood is widely used in the description of languages and the formal analysis of their grammatical properties. It typically refers to features of a sentence’s form (or a class...

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Mood

Josep Quer.

in The Oxford Guide to the Romance Languages

June 2016; p ublished online August 2016 .

Chapter. Subjects: Historical and Diachronic Linguistics. 5951 words.

The main goal of this chapter is to provide a descriptive and critical overview of the some of the most striking and interesting problems and questions related to mood in Romance, cover...

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subjunctive mood

Edited by Robert Allen.

in Pocket Fowler's Modern English Usage

January 2008; p ublished online January 2008 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 617 words.

1 The subjunctive mood, one of the great shifting sands of English grammar, is a verbal form or mood expressing

Sentence mood

Daniel Gutzmann.

in Use-Conditional Meaning

May 2015; p ublished online September 2015 .

Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 15674 words.

Sentence mood is understood as the semantic correlate of syntactic sentence types. The question is how the sentential content and mood interact to yield a sentence’s overall content. This...

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subjunctive mood

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Concise Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2016; p ublished online September 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 620 words.

1 The subjunctive mood, one of the great survivors of an earlier state of English grammar, is a verbal form

Mood Six

Edited by Colin Larkin.

in Encyclopedia of Popular Music

January 2006; p ublished online January 2009 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Music. 417 words.

Mood Six were central to the short-lived UK psychedelic revival that swept London’s West End in the early 80s, and

Delusional Mood

Mads Gram Henriksen and Josef Parnas.

in The Oxford Handbook of Phenomenological Psychopathology

July 2019; p ublished online March 2018 .

Article. Subjects: Philosophy of Mind. 5109 words.

This article examines the clinical concept of delusional atmosphere or mood, which denotes a predelusional state that may precede the formation of primary delusion in schizophrenia....

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Verbal mood

Paul Portner.

in Mood

January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 33164 words.

Verbal mood is a linguistic category which marks how a clause is used in the computation of subsentential modal meaning. Most prominently exemplified by indicative and subjunctive verb...

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Matching Moods

Federico Damonte.

in Mapping the Left Periphery

January 2011; p ublished online May 2011 .

Chapter. Subjects: Grammar, Syntax and Morphology. 12645 words.

Salentino and Southern Calabrian have a two complementiser system (declarative and subjunctive) that has been recently analysed in terms of Rizzi’s (1997) split CP framework. Yet, only...

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Mood Six

Overview page. Subjects: Music.

Mood Six were central to the short-lived UK psychedelic revival that swept London’s West End in the early 80s, and had evolved from various units with mod leanings. Drummer Simon ...

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Mood Alternations

Kamil Ud Deen.

in The Oxford Handbook of Developmental Linguistics

July 2016; p ublished online November 2016 .

Article. Subjects: Language Acquisition. 8732 words.

This chapter provides an overview of the development of mood in child language. The chapter begins with a discussion of the various overlapping terms used in the field: mood, modality,...

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subjunctive mood

Edited by Jeremy Butterfield.

in Fowler’s Dictionary of Modern English Usage

January 2015; p ublished online June 2015 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Language Reference. 1196 words.

The subjunctive mood is one of the great survivors of an earlier state of English grammar. Its complexity over the centuries is such that the standard reference work on historical English...

Sentence mood

Paul Portner.

in Mood

January 2018; p ublished online December 2017 .

Chapter. Subjects: Semantics; Linguistics. 52654 words.

Sentence mood is the linguistic category which marks the fundamental conversational function, or “sentential force,” of a sentence. Exemplified by the universal types of declarative,...

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mood / ~s n

David Crystal.

in The Oxford Dictionary of Original Shakespearean Pronunciation

March 2016; p ublished online October 2016 .

Reference Entry. Subjects: Shakespeare Studies and Criticism. 33 words.

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Mood and Ethics

Carl Plantinga.

in Screen Stories

June 2018; p ublished online May 2018 .

Chapter. Subjects: Literary Theory and Cultural Studies. 6996 words.

Our understanding of the moral psychology of screen stories is incomplete and underdeveloped unless we examine the ethical significance of moods, which are quite different than emotions....

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