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  focalisé
  focaliser (sur)
  focus1
  focus2
  folklore
  folklorique
  folkloriste
  fonctif
  fonction1
  fonction2
  fonction3
  fonction4
  fonction5
  fonction attributive
  fonction idéationnelle

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operator

Fr    foncteur, opérateur

nS

Related term(s): argument1, operation1, predicate1, proposition

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 97-98; Comrie 1981: 90-91 (operator-operand = adjunct-head); Cook 1969: 50-51 (matrix operator); Crystal 2003: 327; DIK I 1997: 159-160 (also "term operator", "predicate operator", "predication operator", "proposition operator", "illocutionary operator"); ELL: 2875, 3250f. (pragmatic operator, transparent operator, opaque operator), 5151; Fasold 1990: 125 (logical operator); Greimas 1983[trans.]: 178; Haegeman 1991: 429, 443; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 170-171 (verbal operator, modal operator, temporal operator); Hamp 1963: 42; Lyons 1977: 146, 148-149; Matthews 1997: 257-258; Palmatier 1972: 114; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 154; Quirk etal. 1985: 79-80; Richards etal. 1992: 257-258 (= first auxiliary verb to occur in a verb phrase); Trask 1993: 195 ("any grammatical element which bears a scope relation to some part of its sentence"); Weinreich 1980: 44-45 (pragmatic operator), 309 (logical operator)

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  opening3
  open-mid vowel
  operand
  operation1
  operation2
  operational
  operational organization
operator
  opponent
  opposition
  optative
  optimal
  option
  optional
  optional rule

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