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  auxilié
  avalent
  avancé
  avancement
  avancer
  avant-plan
  avoir tendance à
  axe
  axe des combinaisons
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modal verb

[Subentry of modal1, verb1]

Fr    auxiliaire de mode, auxiliaire modal, modal2, verbe modal

Synonym(s): modal2, modal auxiliary

Related term(s): semi-auxiliary

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 372; Crystal 2003: 299; ELL: 2516, 2535-2536; Finch 2000: 119; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 170 (modal operator); Halliday 1994: 75-76 (modal operator); Lyons 1977: 791; Martin & Ringham 2006: 125; Matthews 1981: 182; Matthews 1997: 228; Palmatier 1972: 95; Quirk etal. 1985: 120; Richards etal. 1992: 232; Trask 1996: 25; Wales 1989: 302


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  mixed
  mnemonic
  mnemonics
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  mobility
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  modal2
  modality1
  modality2
  modality3
  modalization
  modalized
  mode
  mode of action
  model

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