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  comptine
  computationnel
  conatif
  concaténation
  concept
  conception
  conceptuel
  concessif
  concession
  conclusion
  concomitance
  concomitant
  concordance1
  concordance2
  concret

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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)


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  back-formation
  background
  backgrounding
  backing
  backlooping
  backness
  back-reference
backshifting
  bahuvrihi compound
  balance
  bandwidth
  Bantu
  bar1
  bar2
  barbarism

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