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  phrase
  phrase agrammaticale
  phrase analytique
  phrase complète
  phrase grammaticale
  phrase injonctive
  phrase non verbale
  phrase potentielle
  phrase sans verbe
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  phraséologie1
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subordinate clause

[Subentry of clause1, subordinate (to)]

Fr    phrase intégrée, proposition conjonctive, proposition subordonnée, subordonnée, subordonnée conjonctive

Synonym(s): dependent clause

Kinds: adverbial clause, complement clause, nominal clause, noun clause, relative clause

Related term(s): subordination

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Cook 1969: 66; Crystal 2003: 74, 443; DIK 1978: 183f.; DIK II 1997: 144 (= finite embedded construction); Doke 1935: 65; Dowty 1986: 37 (temporal subordinate clause); ELL: 1851-1856; Finch 2000: 117-118; Givon 1984: 118; Haegeman 1991: 11; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 224 (= sub-clause, hypotactic clause); Kroeger 2005: 219; Martinet 1962: 50; Matthews 1981: 170; Matthews 1997: 360 (= subordinate sentence); Nash 1968: 232; Palmatier 1972: 172; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 206; Quirk etal. 1985: 987-990 (also "superordinate clause"); Richards etal. 1992: 102; Trask 1993: 268; Wales 1989: 64 (= bound clause)


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  subjective2
  subjectivity
  subjunctive1
  subjunctive mode
  subjunctive2
  sublative
  sublative case
  subordinate (to)
  subordinating
  subordination1
  subordination2
  subordinative
  subordinator
  subphonemic
  subscript

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