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  verbe ergatif
  verbe fort
  verbe illocutoire
  verbe inchoatif
  verbe inergatif
  verbe léger
  verbe météorologique
  verbe monovalent
  verbe négatif
  verbe neutre1
  verbe neutre2
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verbe modal

[Subentry of modal1, verbe]

Eng    modal2, modal auxiliary, modal verb

Synonym(s): auxiliaire de mode, auxiliaire modal, modal2

Related term(s): aspectuel2, semi-auxiliaire

Source(s): Arrivé etal. 1986: 389; Bally 1950: 36 (aussi "verbe dictal" - p.45, "copule modale" - p.115); Baylon & Fabre 1978: 57; Greimas & Courtés 1979: 230; Pike & Pike 1995[trans.]: 230-231


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modal2
  modality1
  modality2
  modality3
  modalization
  modalized
  mode
  mode of action
  model
  modification1
  modification2
  modified (by)
  modified noun
  modifier1
  modifier2

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