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  structure thématique
  structure trimodale
  structurel
  style1
  style2
  style consultatif
  style figé
style formel
  style intime
  style3
  stylisation
  stylisticien
  stylistique1
  stylistique2
  stylistique générale

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English

formal speech

[Subentry of formal2, speech2]

Fr    style formel, style formel, style soutenu

Synonym(s): careful speech, formal style

Antonym(s): casual speech, casual style, familiar style, informal speech, informal style

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 298; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 87; Nash 1968: 84 (formal speech style); Onishi 1981: 203 (formal style of speech); Pei & Gaynor 1954: 75; Richards etal. 1992: 144; Samarin 1967: 126; Saville-Troike 1982: 42 (formal speech situation; also "formal language"); Trudgill 1974: 111


English word list

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  foreigner talk
  foreignism
  forensic genre
  form1
  form2
  formal1
  formal2
  formalism
  formality
  formalizable
  formalization1
  formalize
  formant1
  formant synthesizer
  formant zone

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