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  modal2
  modalisant
  modalisateur
  modalisation
  modalisé
  modalité1
  modalité2
modalité3
  modalité (logique)
  modalité véridictoire
  mode1
  mode2
  mode conditionnel
  mode impersonnel
  mode narratif

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English

mood

Fr    modalité4, mode1

nS

Synonym(s): modality2

Kinds: imperative, indicative, optative

Related term(s): conditional, dubitative, evidential, modality1, modus, sentence type, volitional, volitive

Source(s): Arndt & Janney 1987: 206-207; Bybee etal. 1994: 176ff.; Collinge 1990: 95; Crystal 2003: 299 (= mode); ELL: 2535ff.; Finch 2000: 103-104; Grimes 1975: 234f. (also "obligative mood"); Halliday & Hasan 1976: 193; Halliday 1994: 43, 68; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 144-145; Kroeger 2005: 147, 163; Levinson 1983: 243; Longacre 1983: 292; Lyons 1971: 307; Lyons 1977: 746f.; Matthews 1997: 231; Nash 1968: 145; Nöth 1990: 370; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 139; Richards etal. 1992: 235-236; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 220-221; Trask 1993: 174-175; Wales 1989: 306-307

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  monosyllabism
  monosyllable
  monotone
  monotonic
  monotonous
  monotransitive verb
  monovalent
mood
  mora
  moral
  morph
  morpheme
  morpheme variant
  morpheme-structure rule
  morphemic

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