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  acte phatique
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action1
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action

Fr    action1

nS

Antonym(s): state2

Related term(s): event, process3, state2

Source(s):

Beaugrande & Dressler 1981: 4, 25
BEAUGRANDE, Robert de & DRESSLER, Wolfgang. (1981) Introduction to Text Linguistics. London: Longman. (PR)


Clark & Clark 1977: 316 (requests for action)
CLARK, Herbert H. & Eve V. (1977) Psychology and Language: An Introduction to Psycholinguistics. New York: Harcourt, Brace & Jovanovich. (PL)


Cruse 1986: 174
CRUSE, D.A. (1986) Lexical Semantics. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Crystal 2003: 9
CRYSTAL, David. (2003) A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics, 5th Ed Oxford: Blackwell.


ELL: 5088
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Levinson 1983: 44, 289
LEVINSON, Stephen C. (1983) Pragmatics. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.  (PR)


Longacre 1983: 156
LONGACRE, Robert E. (1983) The Grammar of Discourse. New York: Plenum Press. (DA)


Lyons 1971: 324
LYONS, John. (1971) Introduction to Theoretical Linguistics. Cambridge: University Press. 


Lyons 1977: 483
LYONS, John. (1977) Semantics. Vols. 1 & 2. Cambridge : Cambridge University Press. (SM)


Martin & Ringham 2006: 20
MARTIN, Bronwen & RINGHAM, Felizitas. (2006) Key Terms in Semiotics. London: Continuum. (SN)


Matthews 1997: 6 (action noun)
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Mclaughlin 1984: 62
McLAUGHLIN, Margaret L. (1984) Conversation: How Talk is Organized. Beverly Hills: Sage Publications. (CA)


Nash 1968: 6
NASH, Rose. (1968) Multilingual Lexicon of Linguistics and Philology: English, Russian, German, French. Coral Gables, FL: University of Miami Press. 


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 6 (action noun)
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Richards etal. 1992: 4-5
RICHARDS, Jack, PLATT,  J. & WEBER,  H.  (1992) Longman Dictionary of Language Teaching & Applied Linguistics. London: Longman.


Schiffrin 1987: 10-12
SCHIFFRIN, Deborah. (1987) Discourse Markers. Cambridge: Cambridge University Press. (DA)


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action
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