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  objectif2
  objectivement
  objectivité
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  objet résultatif
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obligation
  obligatoire
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obligation

Fr    obligation

nS

Related term(s): deontic, necessity, permission

Domain: Logic

Source(s):

Bybee etal. 1994: 181f.
BYBEE, Joan, PERKINS, Revere & PAGLIUCA William (1994) The Evolution of Grammar: Tense, Aspect, and Modality in the Languages of the World. Chicago : Univ. of Chicago.


Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 315
DUCROT, Oswald and TODOROV, Tzvetan. (1979 [trans.]) Encyclopedic Dictionary of the  Sciences of Language. Trans. by Catherine Porter. Baltimore: Johns Hopkins University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 823
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Trask 1993: 76
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


Wales 1989: 302
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  object control
  object language
  object-control predicate
  objective1
  objective2
  objectively
  objectivity
obligation
  obligative
  obligatory
  obligatory rule
  oblique
  oblique question
  observable
  observation

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