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  absorption1
  abstraction
  abstrait
  accent1
  accent2
  accent3
  accent chromatique
  accent lié
  accent non-rhotique
  accent rhotique
  accent syllabique
  accent tertiaire
  accent tonal
  accentogène
  accentologie

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contrastive stress

[Subentry of contrastive1, stress1]

Fr    accent d'expressivité, accent emphatique

Related term(s): affective stress, emphatic stress, phonemic stress

Domain: Phonology

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 383; Crystal 2003: 435; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 181 (expressive accent); ELL: 4357-4358; Finch 2000: 71; Levinson 1983: 183; Matthews 1997: 74; Nash 1968: 132 (logical stress); Onishi 1981: 178 (intellectual emphasis); Pike & Pike 1982: 403; Quirk etal. 1985: 1595-1596; Richards etal. 1992: 84; Trask 1996: 93


English word list

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  control
  control verb
  controller
  conundrum
  convention
  conventional
  conventionality
  conventionalized indirect speech act
  convergence1
  convergence2
  convergence3
  conversation
  conversational
  converse
  converseness

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