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view of language

Pieter A. M. Seuren

view of language

by Pieter A. M. Seuren

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford [England], New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grammar, Comparative and general.,
  • Semantics.,
  • Creole dialects.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPieter A.M. Seuren.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP151 .S43 2001
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 517 p. :
    Number of Pages517
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL17919569M
    ISBN 100199244812
    LC Control Number2001024733

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