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  actualiser
  actuel1
  addition
  adduction
  adéquat
  adéquation
  adessif
  adjacence
  adjacent (à)
  adjectif1
  adjectif2
  adjectif absolu
  adjectif exclamatif
  adjectif gradable
  adjectif transitif

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action

Fr    action1

nS

Antonym(s): state2

Related term(s): event, process3, state2

Source(s): Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 4, 25; Clark & Clark 1977: 316 (requests for action); Cruse 1986: 174; Crystal 2003: 9; ELL: 5088; Levinson 1983: 44, 289; Longacre 1983: 156; Lyons 1971: 324; Lyons 1977: 483; Martin & Ringham 2006: 20; Matthews 1997: 6 (action noun); Mclaughlin 1984: 62; Nash 1968: 6; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 6 (action noun); Richards etal. 1992: 4-5; Schiffrin 1987: 10-12

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English word list

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  act of reference
  actant1
  actant2
  actantial
  actantial analysis
  actantial role
  actio
action
  action verb
  actional
  active
  activity
  activity verb
  actor1
  actor2

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