what is difference between ecphonesis and exclamation
From Ancient Greek ἐκφώνησις (ekphṓnēsis, “pronunciation, exclamation”)
ecphonesis (usually uncountable, plural ecphoneses)
- (rhetoric) Exclamation.
- (Greek Orthodox Christianity) The part of the service spoken in an audible tone.
Borrowed from Middle French exclamation, from Latin exclamatio, from ex (“out”) + clamare (“I cry out”)
- IPA(key): /ˌɛkskləˈmeɪʃ(ə)n/
- Rhymes: -eɪʃən
exclamation (countable and uncountable, plural exclamations)
- A loud calling or crying out, for example as in surprise, pain, grief, joy, anger, etc.
- A word expressing outcry; an interjection
- (linguistics) A clause type used to make an exclamatory statement: What a mess they made!; How stupid I was!
- The sign “!” by which outcry or emphatic utterance is marked.
- (punctuation “!”): exclamation mark, exclamation point
- exclamation mark, exclamation point
- exclamation in Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.
- exclamation in The Century Dictionary, New York, N.Y.: The Century Co., 1911.
- Coatlán Mixe
Borrowed from Latin exclamatio, exclamationem.
- IPA(key): /ɛk.skla.ma.sjɔ̃/
exclamation f (plural exclamations)
- exclamation (cry of joy)
- point d’exclamation
- “exclamation” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).