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  verbe bivalent
  verbe causatif
  verbe délocutif
  verbe déponent
  verbe dynamique
  verbe employé absolument
  verbe en seconde position
  verbe ergatif
  verbe fort
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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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