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  interprétation consécutive
  interprétation simultanée
  interpréter
  interpropositionnel
  interrogatif
  interrogation
  interrogation générale
interrogation particulière
  interrompu
  intersection
  intertexte
  intertextualité
  intertextuel
  intervalle
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English

Wh-question

[Subentry of question]

Fr    interrogation particulière, interrogation partielle, question partielle

Antonym(s): polar interrogative, polar question, yes/no question

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 477-479; Clark & Clark 1977: 113; Crystal 2003: 384, 499; DIK II 1997: 260 (question-word question); Eggins 1994: 175-177 (WH-interrogative); Givon 1984: 793ff.; Haegeman 1991: 274; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 178, 210 (non-polar question); Halliday 1994: 45-46; Kess 1992: 159; Kroeger 2005: 203 (content question), 347 (open question); Levinson 1983: 184; Lyons 1977: 757 (= x-question); Matthews 1997: 131-132 (focused interrogative), 403 (= wh-interrogative), 407 (x-question); Palmatier 1972: 199; Quirk etal. 1985: 806; Richards etal. 1992: 406; Sperber & Wilson 1988: 252; Trask 1993: 304; Wales 1989: 258; Webelhuth 1995: 147-148


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  wh-island
  wh-island constraint
  whisper1
  whisper2
  whispered
  whispering
  wh-phrase
  Wh-raising
  widening of meaning
  windpipe
  witness
  word
  word blindness
  word play
  word(-)class

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