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  verbe monovalent
  verbe négatif
  verbe neutre1
  verbe neutre2
  verbe pont
  verbe principal
  verbe (pronominal) réfléchi
  verbe symétrique
  verbe télique
  verbe transitif direct
  verbe transitif indirect
  verbe trivalent
  verbe unipersonnel
  verbe vicaire
  verbigération

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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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  mitigator
  mixed
  mnemonic
  mnemonics
  mobile
  mobility
  modal1
modal2
  modality1
  modality2
  modality3
  modalization
  modalized
  mode
  mode of action

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