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active sentence adverbial agent by-phrase agented passive agentless passive amused animacy assertion attribute basic sentences basic-level topic Bates and MacWhinney by-phrase ChangePF sentences codicil context Dean discourse topic discussed element Emphatic-Agent Passive English entity evoked example existential sentence fact focus of attention Focus-of-Attention Passive grammatical grammaticized Green Berets hearer's consciousness human indefinite irrelevant Irresponsibility Passive it-cleft Janus sentence John kitten knowledge structure language Less-Agentive Passive MacWhinney main clause meaning mentioned New-Topic Passive non-agentive nonprototypical notion noun occur participant passive sentence patient Patient-Effect Passive patient-subject construction patient-subject sentences pragmatic predicate presupposition pronoun property-factoring prototypical agent prototypical subject prototypical topic psychological verb PsychPF sentences reasons referent relation Relational Grammar relative clause Representor schema or scene semantic sentence topic situation speaker speaker-oriented special constructions subject position subjecthood subordinate topic superordinate topic syntactic topic talk topic properties topic-prominent languages topichood Tough-Construction Transitory-Agent Passive verb