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promissif
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  pronom explétif
  pronom personnel atone
  pronom réciproque
  pronominal1
  pronominal2
  pronominal3
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commissive

Fr    promissif

nS

Type of: speech act

Related term(s): promise

Domain: Speech-Act Theory

Source(s): Austin 1975: 151; Crystal 2003: 84 (also "commissive utterance"); DIK I 1997: 113; Finch 2000: 182; Matthews 1997: 61; Mclaughlin 1984: 63-64; Richards etal. 1992: 343; Searle 1979: 14


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  comitative
  comma
  command1
  command2
  comment
  comment on
  commentary
commissive
  common1
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  common core
  common gender
  common ground
  commonplace
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