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  tension2
  tenue
  ténue
  terme1
  terme2
  terme à polarité négative
  terme à polarité positive
  terme d'affection
  terme de départ
  terme scalaire
  terme simple
  terme sous-ordonné
  terme superordonné
  terme syncatégorématique
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English

form of address

[Subentry of address1, form1]

Fr    terme d'adresse

Synonym(s): address form, term of address

Related term(s): politeness, social deixis, social distance, use of the familiar pronoun, use of the familiar 'tu', use of the formal 'vous', use of the polite pronoun, vocative

Domain: Sociolinguistics

Source(s): Crystal 2003: 9-10; ELL: 5123; Gumperz & Hymes 1972: 218 (also "rules of address"); Matthews 1997: 134; Richards etal. 1992: 6


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  formal1
  formal2
  formalism
  formality
  formalizable
  formalization1
  formalize
  formant1
  formant synthesizer
  formant zone
  formant2
  formation
  formative1
  formative2
  formator

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