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  collocation
  coloration
  combinaison
  combinatoire1
  combinatoire2
  comitatif
  commencement
commentaire1
  commentaire2
  commenter
  commun
  communauté
  communicateur
  communicatif
  communication1

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English

rheme

Fr    commentaire1, prédicat psychologique, propos, rhème

nS

Synonym(s): comment, psychological predicate

Antonym(s): theme1

Related term(s): functional sentence perspective (FSP), rhematic

Domain: Prague School

Source(s): Brown & Yule 1983: 126-127; Colapietro 1993: 172 (= rhematic sign); Crystal 2003: 400; Eggins 1994: 275 (Rheme); ELL: 5166; Finch 2000: 97-98; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 325; Halliday 1994: 37 (Rheme); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 237; Lyons 1977: 506; Matthews 1997: 321; Nöth 1990: 45; Quirk etal. 1985: 1362 (note), 1431; Richards etal. 1992: 149-150; Trask 1993: 242; Vachek 1966: 18; Wales 1989: 405 (= rhematic element)


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  revision
  rewind
  rewrite1
  rewrite2
  rewriting
  rewritten
  rhematic
rheme
  rhetic act
  rhetoric
  rhetorical
  rhotacism
  rhotacization
  rhotacize
  rhotacized vowel

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