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avant-plan
  avoir tendance à
  axe
  axe des combinaisons
  axe des sélections
  axe diachronique
  axe synchronique
  axe temporel
  axiologie
  axiologique
  axiomatique
  axiome1
  axiome2
  babil
  bantou1

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English

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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  folklorist
  folkloristic
  followed (by)
  following
  foot
  footnote
  force
foreground
  foregrounding
  foreign
  foreigner talk
  foreignism
  forensic genre
  form1
  form2

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