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  contraction2
  contraction 'wanna'
  contradiction
  contradictoire
  contrainte
  contrainte de la structure coordonnée
  Contrainte de Spécificité
contrainte des SN complexes
  Contrainte du Positionnement à Gauche
  contrainte d'îlots Qu-
  contrainte sur les Ilots
  contraintes
  contraire
  contrariété
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complex NP constraint

[Subentry of constraint]

Fr    contrainte du NP complexe

Related term(s): subjacency

Domain: Government and Binding, Generative / Transformational Grammar

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 235; Crystal 2003: 90; Haegeman 1991: 365; Matthews 1997: 65; Trask 1993: 52


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  complete sentence
  completed
  completeness
  completion
  completive
  complex
  complex lexia
complex NP constraint
  complex organization form
  complex root
  complex sign
  complex word
  complexity
  complication
  component1

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