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Aspects of general linguistics

J. Eirian Davies

Aspects of general linguistics

by J. Eirian Davies

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Published by University College, London (Communication Research Centre), Longmans in London, Harlow .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Eirian Davies.
    SeriesProgramme in linguistics and English teaching -- paper no.8
    ContributionsUniversity College, London. Communication Research Centre.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination(4),107p. ;
    Number of Pages107
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL21550717M
    ISBN 100582314380
    OCLC/WorldCa87128

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