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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)
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Givon 1984: 32
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Levinson 1983: 219
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)


Pike & Pike 1982: 8 (foregrounding)
PIKE, Kenneth L. & PIKE, Evelyn G. (1982) Grammatical Analysis. Dallas: SIL & UTA. (TA)


Richards etal. 1992: 163 (foreground(ed) information)
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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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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