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  forme passive impersonnelle
  forme sandhi
  forme schématique
  forme surcomposée
  forme tactique
  forme tonique
  formel1
formel2
  formulaire
  formulation
  formule
  formuler
  fort1
  fort2
  fort3

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formal2

Fr    formel2

adj

Antonym(s): familiar, informal

Related term(s): formality, polite

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 297-298; Arndt & Janney 1987: 170f.; Crystal 2003: 186; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 65; Eggins 1994: 65; Holmes 1992: 13-14; Hudson 1996: 199-200; Kroeger 2005: 140; Levinson 1983: 46 (formal event), 91; Lyons 1971: 280; Lyons 1977: 580; Nash 1968: 84; Quirk etal. 1985: 26; Saville-Troike 1982: 42 (formal language); Trudgill 1974: 110-111 (also "formal style"); Wales 1989: 185-186

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  foreign
  foreigner talk
  foreignism
  forensic genre
  form1
  form2
  formal1
formal2
  formalism
  formality
  formalizable
  formalization1
  formalize
  formant1
  formant synthesizer

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