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  principal
  principale
  principe d'avarice
  Principe de Bijection
  principe de coopération
  principe de dernier recours
  principe de distance minimale
principe de politesse
  Principe de Projection Etendue
  principe de récupérabilité de l'effacement
  principe des catégories vides
  principe du liage
  principe du moindre effort
  principe du rébus
  principe d'économie

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English

politeness principle (PP)

[Subentry of politeness]

Fr    principe de politesse

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Brown & Levinson: 4-5; ELL: 3206; Finch 2000: 161; Leech 1983: 26, 81 (Politeness Principle)


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  polar interrogative
  polarity
  polarization
  polarized
  policymaker
  polite
  politeness
politeness principle (PP)
  polyfunctional
  polygenesis
  polygenetic
  polyglossia
  polyglot
  polyglottism
  polymorphemic

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