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  verbe bivalent
  verbe causatif
  verbe délocutif
  verbe déponent
  verbe dynamique
  verbe employé absolument
  verbe en seconde position
verbe ergatif
  verbe fort
  verbe illocutoire
  verbe inchoatif
  verbe inergatif
  verbe léger
  verbe météorologique
  verbe monovalent

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ergative verb

[Subentry of ergative, verb1]

Fr    verbe ergatif

Synonym(s): unaccusative verb

Source(s): Chomsky 1981: 261; Haegeman 1991: 311-312; Matthews 1997: 117; Richards etal. 1992: 127; Trask 1993: 93


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  equilibrium
  equipollent
  equivalence
  equivalence class
  equivalent (of)
  equivalent (to)
  ergative
ergative verb
  ergativity
  error
  esophagus
  essential rule
  essive
  état de langue
  ethnic

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