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false friend

Fr    faux-ami

nS

Synonym(s): false cognate, faux ami

Source(s):

Crystal 2003: 176
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5121
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Matthews 1997: 126
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Nash 1968: 77
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Richards etal. 1992: 136
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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