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perfectif

Feminine form: perfective

Eng    completive, perfective

adj

Synonym(s): accompli

Antonym(s): imperfectif, inaccompli

Source(s): Tesnière 1982: 76 (= momentané, aoriste)

nMS

Synonym(s): aspect accompli

Antonym(s): imperfectif

Type of: aspect

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 77 (= conclusif); Dubois etal. 1994: 5; Ducrot & Schaeffer 1995: 572; Ducrot & Todorov 1972: 391; Mounin 1974: 253 (= aoristique)


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  complementizer phrase (CP)
  complete
  complete functional complex (CFC)
  complete sentence
  completed
  completeness
  completion
completive
  complex
  complex lexia
  complex NP constraint
  complex organization form
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