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  cible
  circonfixe
  circonflexe
  circonlocution
  circonstance
  circonstanciel1
  circonstanciel2
circonstancielle
  circonstancielle causale
  circonstancielle de comparaison
  circonstancielle de condition
  circonstancielle hypothétique
  circonstant1
  circonstant2
  circonstant de lieu

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English

adverbial clause

[Subentry of adverbial1, clause1]

Fr    circonstancielle, proposition adverbiale, proposition circonstancielle, subordonnée circonstancielle

Kinds: causal clause, comparative clause, concessive clause, conditional clause, final clause, purpose clause, reason clause, result clause, temporal clause

Type of: subordinate clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s): Clark & Clark 1977: 10-11; Crystal 2003: 14 (adverb clause); DIK II 1997: 82 (circumstantial satellite), 95; Doke 1935: 65 (= descriptive clause); ELL: 1478; Hartmann & Stork 1972: 6; Kroeger 2005: 227-228 (= adjunct clause); Matthews 1981: 121; Matthews 1997: 10; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 7; Quirk etal. 1985: 1068, 1104 (circumstantial clause); Richards etal. 1992: 10; Trask 1993: 10 (= oblique clause); Wales 1989: 64 (= relative clause)


English word list

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  adverbial group
  adverbialization
  adverbialized
  adverbializer
  adversative1
  adversative2
  affect
  affective
  affinity
  affirmation
  affirmative
  affix1
  affix2
  affix3
  affixal

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