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  marqueur2
  marqueur casuel
  marqueur conversationnel
  marqueur de force illocutoire
  marqueur de relation textuelle
  marqueur dénominatif
  marqueur potentiel
  marqueur3
  masculin
  massif
  mat
  matériau
  matériel
  matière1
  matière2

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English

function word

[Subentry of function1, word]

Fr    marqueur structural, mot accessoire, mot fonctionnel, mot grammatical, mot vide, mot-outil, outil grammatical

Synonym(s): empty word, form word, grammatical word, structure word

Antonym(s): content word, contentive, full word, lexical word

Related term(s): closed-class words, functional2, functional marker, functional meaning, functional morpheme, functor, grammatical item, grammatical meaning, structural meaning

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 67-68; Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 142; Clark & Clark 1977: 21-22; Crystal 2003: 193; Finch 2000: 69; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 91 (=closed-class word, structural word); Kess 1992: 97; Matthews 1997: 140; Nash 1968: 87; Pike & Pike 1982: 100; Quirk etal. 1985: 72; Richards etal. 1992: 81-82 (= structural word); Wales 1989: 199-200 (= keneme)


English word list

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  full stop
  function1
  function2
  function3
  function4
  function5
  function chain
  functional1
  functional2
  functional load
  functional meaning
  functional sentence perspective (FSP)
  functional syntax
  functional transfer
  functionalism

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