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  phrase complète
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complex sentence

[Subentry of complex, sentence1]

Fr    phrase complexe, séquence de propositions

Antonym(s): simple sentence

Related term(s): period3, periodic sentence

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 216; Clark & Clark 1977: 355; Cook 1969: 40; Crystal 2003: 90; ELL: 5104; Finch 2000: 117; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 45; Kess 1992: 323; Lyons 1971: 178, 266; Matthews 1997: 64; Nash 1968: 37; Palmatier 1972: 28; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 43; Quirk etal. 1985: 40; Richards etal. 1992: 69-70; Trask 1993: 52; Wales 1989: 83


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  complex lexia
  complex NP constraint
  complex organization form
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