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  adverbialisateur
  adverbialisation
  adverbialisé
  adversatif1
  adversatif2
  affaiblissement
  affecté
affectif
  affermissement
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  affirmatif
  affirmation
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emotive

Fr    affectif, émotif, expressif1

adj

Synonym(s): affective

Related term(s): expressive2

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 329 (emotive communication); Crystal 2001: 103 (emotive language); Crystal 2003: 160; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 303 (emotive style), 324 (emotive term); Finch 2000: 190; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 76; Kuno 1987: 133 (emotive verb), 276 (emotive adjective); Longacre 1983: 16; Lyons 1977: 727 (emotive utterance); Matthews 1997: 112; Nash 1968: 68; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 65 (also "emotive speech"); Quirk etal. 1985: 124 (emotive force); Wales 1989: 141-142

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  embedded
  embedded question
  embedding
  embedding transformation
  emblem
  emic
  emit
emotive
  empathy
  emphasis
  emphasize
  emphatic
  emphatically
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