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  invention
  inverser
  inversif
  inversion1
  inversion interrogative
  inversion stylistique
  inversion2
ironie
  irréductible
  irréel
  irrégularité
  irrégulier
  isochrone
  isochronie
  isoglosse

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irony

Fr    ironie

nS

Type of: trope

Related term(s): antiphrasis, sarcasm

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 407, 409; Beekman & Callow 1974: 215; Brown & Levinson: 222; Crystal 2001: 170; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 278; ELL: 1776-1778; ERC: 355-357; Grice 1975: 53; Leech 1983: 142-144; Martin & Ringham 2006: 108-109; Matthews 1997: 187; Nash 1968: 114; Pike & Pike 1982: 334; Searle 1979: 112-113; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 237f.; Wales 1989: 263-264


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  inversion1
  inversion2
  inversion3
  invert
  inverted commas
  investigation
  involvement
irony
  irrealis
  irreducible
  irregular
  irregular sandhi
  irregularity
  irrelevant1
  irrelevant2

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