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  fausset
  fausseté
  faute
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faux-ami
  feed-back
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faux ami

Borrowed from French.

Fr    faux-ami

nS

Synonym(s): false cognate, false friend

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.


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


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  falsifiability
  falsification
  falsity
  familiar
  familiar style
  family
  family resemblance
faux ami
  favored
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  feature specification
  feedback
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  feminine rhyme

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