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  continu2
  continuatif
  continue
  continuité
  continuum
  contoïd
  contour
  contracte
  contracté
  contraction1
  contraction2
  contraction 'wanna'
  contradiction
  contradictoire
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intonation contour

[Subentry of contour, intonation2]

Fr    contour d'intonation, courbe intonative, patron intonatif

Synonym(s): intonation pattern, intonational contour

Related term(s): intoneme, pitch contour

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 258-259 (pitch contour); Clark & Clark 1977: 183; Collinge 1990: 24; Cook 1969: 45; Crystal 2001: 168 (= tone unit); ELL: 5107 (= pitch contour); Grimes 1975: 97; Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 418; Halliday 1994: 9; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 118; Lyons 1977: 59, 626 (intonation-contour); MacKay 1989: 152; Nash 1968: 113; Onishi 1981: 285-286 (intonation curve); Palmatier 1972: 77; Richards etal. 1992: 383 (= tone group, tone unit)


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  interview
  interviewee
  interviewer
  intervocalic
  intimate style
  intonation1
  intonation2
  intonational
  intonational phrase
  intonation(-)group
  intoneme
  intralingual translation
  intralinguistic
  intransitive
  intrasentential switching

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