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  leçon
  lecte
  lecteur
  lecture
  lecture muette
  lecture rapide
  légitimité linguistique
leitmotiv
  lemmatisation
  lemme
  lénition
  lettre
  lèvre
  lèvres arrondies
  lèvres rétractées

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leitmotiv

Fr    leitmotiv

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Source(s):

Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 219-220
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


ELL: 5139 (= motif)
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Givon 1984: 138, 259
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Wales 1989: 274
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  learned borrowing
  learned word
  learning
  least-effort principle
  lect
  leftness condition
  legible
leitmotiv
  lemma
  lemmatization
  length
  lengthen
  lengthened
  lengthening
  lenis

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