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  figé
  figement
  figuratif
  figuration
  figurativisation
  figure
  figuré
figure de construction
  figure de diction
  figure de mots
  figure de pensée
  figure (de rhétorique)
  figure de signification
  figure de style
  figure d'élocution

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scheme2

Fr    figure de construction, figure d'élocution

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Kinds: alliteration, anacoluthon, anastrophe, antanaclasis, aposiopesis, apposition, assonance, asyndeton, chiasmus, ellipsis, enallage, epithet2, epizeuxis, gradatio, inversion2, paronomasia, pun, repetition, syllepsis1, word play, zeugma

Type of: figure (of speech)

Related term(s): scenario

Domain: Rhetorics

Source(s):

Crystal 2001: 116-117
CRYSTAL, David. (2001) A Dictionary of Language, 2nd Ed Chicago: University of Chicago Press.


ELL: 1223, 5168
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


ERC: 267
Encyclopedia of Rhetoric and Composition. (1996) New York: Garland Publishing, Inc. (RH)


Wales 1989: 413
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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  scenario
  scene
  schema1
  schema2
  schema3
  schematic form
  scheme1
scheme2
  schwa
  scope1
  scope2
  script1
  script2
  second formant
  secondary

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