Adjectivity vs Adjectivality - What's the difference?

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Adjectivity is a related term of adjectivality.


As nouns the difference between adjectivity and adjectivality

is that adjectivity is the state or condition of being an adjective while adjectivality is the state or condition of being adjectival.

adjectivity

English

Noun

(-)
  • The state or condition of being an adjective.
  • * 1995 , Robert Beard, Lexeme-morpheme Base Morphology
  • To the extent that predicate position is an indication of adjectivity , however, soon represents no radical departure from the norm.
  • * 1999 , Peter Ackema, Issues in Morphosyntax
  • Note that the declensional schwa appearing under certain conditions on prenominal adjectives in Dutch is not a bona fide adjectivity marker.
  • * 2001 , Ă–sten Dahl, Past and Present
  • adjectivity is often indicated by the means of derivational morphology

    adjectivality

    English

    Noun

    (-)
  • The state or condition of being adjectival.
  • * 2006 , Andrew Rosta, in Kensei Sugayama and Richard A. Hudson (editors), Word Grammar: New Perspectives on a Theory of Language Structure , Continuum International Publishing Group, ISBN 9780826486455, page 189:
  • An adjective leave an adjectival trace, So if <e''> is complement of ''wax'' in (66), <''e''> would have to share the adjectivality of ''wroth .