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  concessif
  concession
  conclusion
  concomitance
  concomitant
  concordance1
  concordance2
  concret
  condensation
  condenser
  condition1
  condition2
  condition de récupérabilité
  condition de visibilité
  condition des Ilots propositionnels

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backshifting

Fr    concordance des temps2

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Related term(s): indirect discourse, indirect quotation, indirect speech, reported speech

Source(s): ELL: 3852 (backshifted); Matthews 1997: 34; Quirk etal. 1985: 1026-1027 (backshift); Richards etal. 1992: 110 (back-shift); Wales 1989: 245 (backshifted)


English word list

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  axis2
  babbling
  baby(-)talk
  back1
  back2
  back translation
  back(-)channel
  back-formation
  background
  backgrounding
  backing
  backlooping
  backness
  back-reference
backshifting

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