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  proférer
  profond
  proforme
  programmation spatiale
  programme
  progresser
progressif1
  progressif2
  progression
  prohibitif
  projectif1
  projection1
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  projection intermédiaire

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progressive1

Fr    progressif1

adj

Synonym(s): continuous2

Related term(s): continuative, durative

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 81 (progressive marker); Clark & Clark 1977: 23 (progressive verb); Crystal 2003: 374-375; Dowty 1986: 42; Finch 2000: 85-86; Matthews 1997: 297-298; Palmatier 1972: 135 (progressive morpheme); Richards etal. 1992: 294

nS

Synonym(s): progressive aspect

Type of: aspect2

Related term(s): continuative, durative

Source(s): Anderson 1977: 28; Bybee etal. 1994: 126; Comrie 1976: 62, 219-220; Crystal 2003: 374-375; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 291-292 (= continuative); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 20; Kroeger 2005: 155 (also "past progressive"); Lyons 1971: 315-316, 377-378 (= durative); Lyons 1977: 707 (progressivity), 712; Matthews 1981: 53; Matthews 1997: 297; Palmatier 1972: 135 (= durative aspect); Quirk etal. 1985: 197ff. (= durative aspect, continuous aspect); Richards etal. 1992: 294; Trask 1993: 219-220 (also "progressive passive"); Wales 1989: 377-378 (= durative); Welmers 1973: 193

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progressive1
  progressive2
  prohibition
  prohibitive
  projection
  prolative
  prolepsis
  prolix
  prolixity
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolonged
  prominence
  prominent
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