Reference grammars and modern linguistic theory

  • 287 Pages
  • 0.42 MB
  • English

M. Niemeyer , Tübingen
Grammar, Comparative and general., Linguis
Statementedited by Gottfried Graustein and Gerhard Leitner.
SeriesLinguistische Arbeiten,, 226, Linguistische Arbeiten (Max Niemeyer Verlag) ;, 226.
ContributionsGraustein, Gottfried., Leitner, Gerhard.
LC ClassificationsP151 .R4 1989
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 287 p. :
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1795827M
ISBN 103484302267
LC Control Number89196246

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages: illustrations ; 24 cm. Contents: Grammars at the interface of language, linguistics, and users / G.

Leitner, G. Graustein --Linguistic pragmatics and its relevance to the writing of grammars / J. van der Auwera --Functional grammar and its relevance to grammar writing / S.C.

Dik --Cognitive. ISBN: OCLC Number: Language Note: English.

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