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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)
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Matthews 1997: 34
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Quirk etal. 1985: 1026-1027 (backshift)
QUIRK, Randolph, GREENBAUM, Sidney, LEECH, Geoffrey, & SVARTNIK, Jan. (1985) A Comprehensive Grammar of the English Language. London: Longman.


Richards etal. 1992: 110 (back-shift)
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Wales 1989: 245 (backshifted)
WALES, Katie. (1989) A Dictionary of Stylistics. London: Longman. 


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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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