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  autonyme
  autonymie
  autonymique
  autoprédicat
  auto(-)référence
  auto-référentiel
  autorégulation
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  auxiliaire aspectuel
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modal auxiliary

[Subentry of auxiliary, modal1]

Fr    auxiliaire de mode, auxiliaire modal, modal2, verbe modal

Synonym(s): modal2, modal verb

Related term(s): semi-auxiliary

Source(s): Akmajian etal. 1984: 172; Arndt & Janney 1987: 202; Crystal 2003: 44, 299; ELL: 2515-2516; Finch 2000: 104, 130; Halliday & Hasan 1976: 170 (modal operator); Halliday 1994: 75-76 (modal operator); Hartmann & Stork 1972: 142 (= modal auxiliary verb); Kroeger 2005: 165 (modal auxiliary verb); Lyons 1977: 802 (modal auxiliary verb); Nash 1968: 144; Palmatier 1972: 95; Pei & Gaynor 1954: 137; Quirk etal. 1985: 120; Radford 1988: 58, 151; Richards etal. 1992: 232; Ruwet 1973[trans.]: 150-151; Trask 1996: 25; Wales 1989: 44


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  mixed
  mnemonic
  mnemonics
  mobile
  mobility
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  modal2
  modality1
  modality2
  modality3
  modalization
  modalized
  mode
  mode of action
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