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Defining language

Geoff Barnbrook

Defining language

a local grammar of definition sentences

by Geoff Barnbrook

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Published by Benjamins in Amsterdam .
Written in English


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StatementGeoff Barnbrook.
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LC ClassificationsPE
The Physical Object
Paginationxv, 280 p. :
Number of Pages280
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22586712M
ISBN 109027222819

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