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  prolepse
  prolixe
  prolixité
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolongé
promesse
  promissif
  pronom
  pronom explétif
  pronom personnel atone
  pronom réciproque
  pronominal1
  pronominal2

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promise

Fr    promesse

nS

Related term(s): commissive

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 117 (promising); DIK I 1997: 113; Levinson 1983: 237; Matthews 1997: 299 (promissive); Nash 1968: 193; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 176 (promissive future, promissive tense); Searle 1969: 56f.; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 245-246 (promising)


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  prolix
  prolixity
  prologue
  prolongation
  prolonged
  prominence
  prominent
promise
  pronominal1
  pronominal2
  pronominalization
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  pronounce
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