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  modalisant
  modalisateur
  modalisation
  modalisé
  modalité1
  modalité2
  modalité3
modalité (logique)
  modalité véridictoire
  mode1
  mode2
  mode conditionnel
  mode impersonnel
  mode narratif
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(logical) modality

Fr    modalité (logique)

nS

Kinds: contingency, necessity

Domain: Logic, Semantics

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DIK I 1997: 241-242 (also "inherent modality", "objective modality", "subjective modality", "evidential modality", "inferential modality", "experiential modality", "quotative modality", "reportative modality")
DIK, Simon C. (1997) The Theory of Functional Grammar, Part 1, 2nd edition: The Structure of the Clause. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (FG)


Givon 1984: 253, 283 (also "irrealis modality")
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Lyons 1977: 787ff. (= modal logic)
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Martin & Ringham 2006: 123-125 (also "virtualizing modality", "actualizing modality")
MARTIN, Bronwen & RINGHAM, Felizitas. (2006) Key Terms in Semiotics. London: Continuum. (SN)


Wales 1989: 302 (#1) (also "mode")
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  locutionary
  locutor1
  locutor2
  logatom
  logic
  logical
  logical entry
(logical) modality
  logical stress
  logician
  logocentrism
  logogram
  logograph
  logographic
  logography

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