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

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causal clause

[Subentry of causal, clause1]

Fr    circonstancielle causale, proposition causale, subordonnée causale

Synonym(s): reason clause

Type of: adverbial clause

Domain: Syntax

Source(s):

ELL: 5099
The Encyclopedia of Language & Linguistics. (1994) Oxford: Pergamon Press.


Givon 1984: 834 (cause adverbial clause)
GIVON, Talmy. (1984) Syntax: A Functional-Typological Introduction, Vols. I & II. Amsterdam: John Benjamins. (SY)


Hartmann & Stork 1972: 33
HARTMANN, R.R.K. & STORK, F.C. (1972) Dictionary of Language and Linguistics. London: Applied Science Publishers.


Matthews 1997: 49
MATTHEWS, P.H. (1997) The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics. Oxford: Oxford University Press.


Pei & Gaynor 1954: 36
PEI, Mario A. & GAYNOR, Frank. (1954) A Dictionary of Linguistics. New York : Philosophical Library.


Trask 1993: 38
TRASK, R. L. (1993) A Dictionary of Grammatical Terms in Linguistics. New York: Routledge.


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  categorize
  category1
  category2
  catenation
  catenative verb
  Caucasian language
  causal
  causality
  causation
  causative
  causative verb
  causativity
  cavity
  c-command1
  c-command2

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