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  paragoge
  paragrammatisme
  paragraphe
  paralangage
  paralinguistique
  parallélisme
paramètre
  Paramètre du Sujet Nul
  paramétrique
  paraphasie
  paraphrasage
  paraphrase
  paraphraser
  paraphrastique

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parameter

Fr    paramètre

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Related term(s): principles and parameters theory

Domain: Government and Binding

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 3-4, 6; Chomsky 1982: 7; Crystal 2003: 335 (also "parameter-setting"); Dowty 1986: 46 (contextual parameter); ELL: 2941-2942; Finch 2000: 128; Haegeman 1991: 13; Kess 1992: 115; Matthews 1997: 265; Nash 1968: 167; Radford 1988: 43 (parameter of variation); Richards etal. 1992: 264 (also "head parameter", "parameter settings"); Trask 1993: 198; Trask 1996: 257

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  paragoge
  paragrammatism
  paragraph
  paralanguage
  paralinguistic
  paralipsis
  parallelism
parameter
  parametric
  parametric variation
  paraphasia
  paraphrase1
  paraphrase2
  paraphrasing
  paraphrastic

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