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  diminutif
  diminution
  diphtongaison
  diphtongue
  diphtonguer
  diplomatique
  direct
directif
  direction
  directionnel
  discontinu1
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  discontinuité
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directive

Fr    directif

nS

Type of: speech act

Related term(s): request

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 88; Crystal 2003: 140; Finch 2000: 103 (directive utterance), 182; Kess 1992: 158; Leech 1983: 106; Levinson 1983: 240; Lyons 1977: 745-746; Matthews 1997: 99 (#2); Mclaughlin 1984: 63; Richards etal. 1992: 343; Searle 1975: 61; Searle 1979: 323


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  diphthongize
  diplomatics
  direct
  direct case
  direct theta-marking
  direction
  directional
directive
  disambiguate
  disambiguation
  disconnection
  discontinuity
  discontinuous1
  discontinuous2
  discontinuous3

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