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Cornulier, Benoit De. 1979. Remarques sur la perspective sémantique (thème, propos, etc.). La Langue Française 42 : 60–68.
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The distinction topic/comment need not to be accounted for in the semantic structure of sentences. The phenomenon of topicalization is to be explained at a pragmatic level, by distinguishing contextual ambiguities and synonymies from the ambiguities and synonymies that are relevant to the grammar.