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  suite
  suivant
  suivi (de)
  sujet1
  sujet2
  sujet apparent
  sujet explétif
  sujet nul
  sujet parlant
  sujet phrastique
  sujet réel
  superessif
  superficiel
  supérieur
  superlatif1

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logical subject

[Subentry of logical, subject1]

Fr    sujet logique, sujet réel

Synonym(s): deep subject, underlying subject

Antonym(s): derived subject, grammatical subject, surface subject

Related term(s): actor, agent, psychological subject, thematic subject, topic

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 442; Ducrot & Todorov 1979[trans.]: 269; ELL: 5176; Finch 2000: 94; Halliday 1994: 31-32; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 224; Levinson 1983: 220; Lyons 1971: 343; Lyons 1977: 502; Matthews 1997: 213; Palmatier 1972: 171; Richards etal. 1992: 218; Wales 1989: 440 (= deep-structure subject)


English word list

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  logician
  logocentrism
  logogram
  logograph
  logographic
  logography
  logophoric
  logorrhea
  long
  loopback
  lose face
  loss
  loss by collision
  loud
  loudness

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