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  auxiliaire aspectuel
  auxiliant
  auxilié
  avalent
  avancé
  avancement
  avancer
avant-plan
  avoir tendance à
  axe
  axe des combinaisons
  axe des sélections
  axe diachronique
  axe synchronique
  axe temporel

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foreground

Fr    avant-plan, premier plan

nS

Antonym(s): background

Domain: Discourse Analysis

Source(s): DIK I 1997: 256 (foregrounding, foregrounded); Givon 1984: 32; Levinson 1983: 219; Pike & Pike 1982: 8 (foregrounding); Richards etal. 1992: 163 (foreground(ed) information)


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  focalizer
  focus1
  focus2
  focus3
  focus (on)
  folk
  folklore
  folklorist
  folkloristic
  followed (by)
  following
  foot
  footnote
  force
foreground

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