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  genre commun
  genre délibératif
  genre épidictique
  genre judiciaire
  géographie linguistique
  géolinguistique
  gérondif1
gérondif2
  geste
  gestuel
  glide1
  glide2
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gerund

Fr    gérondif2

nS

Synonym(s): gerundive2

Type of: non-finite verb (form)

Related term(s): participle, verbal noun

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 26-27; Crystal 2003: 337-338; ELL: 5186 (= verbal noun); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 95; Matthews 1997: 145; Nash 1968: 90; Palmatier 1972: 63; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 83; Radford 1988: 58; Richards etal. 1992: 156; Trask 1993: 118


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  genitival
  genitive1
  genitive2
  genre
  geographical linguistics
  geolinguistics
  Germanic language
gerund
  gerundive1
  gerundive2
  gestural
  gesture
  given
  glide1
  glide2

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