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Linguistics for writers

by Colleen Elaine Donnelly

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany, NY .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Linguistics.,
  • Discourse analysis.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 233-243) and index.

    StatementColleen Donnelly.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP123 .D65 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 251 p. :
    Number of Pages251
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1731589M
    ISBN 100791415716, 0791415724
    LC Control Number92036122

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