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  lâche
  lallation
  laminal
  lamino-alvéolaire
  langage1
  langage2
  langage artificiel
langage corporel
  langage du corps
  langage régulier
  langage télégraphique
  langage terminal
  langage-objet
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body language

[Subentry of body, language2]

Fr    langage corporel, langage du corps

Related term(s): gestural communication, gestural language, kinesics, non-verbal communication

Source(s):

Arndt & Janney 1987: 286
ARNDT, Horst & JANNEY, Richard Wayne. (1987) InterGrammar: Toward an Integrative Model of Verbal, Prosodic and Kinesic Choices in Speech. Berlin: Mouton de Gruyter. (CA)


Crystal 2001: 39
CRYSTAL, David. (2001) A Dictionary of Language, 2nd Ed Chicago: University of Chicago Press.


ELL: 5097
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Finch 2000: 228 (= non-vocal communication)
FINCH, Geoffrey. (2000) Linguistic Terms and Concepts. New York: St. Martin's Press.


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 122 (= kinesics, body semantics)
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Matthews 1997: 41
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Richards etal. 1992: 40
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


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  blank verse
  blend
  blending
  block2
  blocked
  blocking
  body
body language
  bony conduction
  Boolean
  borrow (from)
  borrowed (from)
  borrowing1
  borrowing2
  bottom-up

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