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  proportionnel
  propos
  proposer
  propositif
  proposition1
  proposition2
  proposition adverbiale de but
proposition adverbiale de concession
  proposition adverbiale de conséquence
  proposition adverbiale de temps
  proposition hypothétique
  proposition incidente
  propositionnel
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concessive clause

[Subentry of clause1, concessive]

Fr    proposition adverbiale de concession, proposition concessive, subordonnée concessive

Synonym(s): adversative clause

Type of: adverbial clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Bybee etal. 1994: 225f. (also "concessive construction"); Crystal 2003: 93; Doke 1935: 73; ELL: 679-681; Givon 1984: 835-836; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 47; Matthews 1997: 67; Nash 1968: 39; Quirk etal. 1985: 1097-1102 (= clause of concession; also "conditional-concessive clause"); Richards etal. 1992: 74; Trask 1993: 54


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  conceptual information
  conceptual meaning
  conceptual structure
  conceptual-intentional system
  concession
  concession-counter-expectation relation
  concessive
  concessive conjunction
  conclusion
  concomitance
  concord
  concordance
  concrete
  concurrent
  condensation

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