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  invariable
  invariant
  inventaire1
  inventaire2
  invention
  inverser
  inversif
inversion1
  inversion interrogative
  inversion stylistique
  inversion2
  ironie
  irréductible
  irréel
  irrégularité

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inversion1

Fr    inversion

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Related term(s): invert

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 243-244; ELL: 3156; Haegeman 1991: 300 (free inversion); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 118-119 (= inverted word order); Matthews 1997: 186; Nash 1968: 113; Palmatier 1972: 79 (also "stylistic inversion", "inversion rule"); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 105; Quirk etal. 1985: 124, 1379; Radford 1988: 32; Trask 1993: 147; Wales 1989: 262-263

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  invariability
  invariable
  invariant1
  invariant2
  inventio
  invention
  inventory
inversion1
  inversion2
  inversion3
  invert
  inverted commas
  investigation
  involvement
  irony

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