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The grammar of space

by Soteria Svorou

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Published by J. Benjamins in Amsterdam, Philadelphia .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Space and time in language.,
  • Psycholinguistics.,
  • Grammar, Comparative and general -- Grammaticalization.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-277) and indexes.

    StatementSoteria Svorou.
    SeriesTypological studies in language,, v. 25
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP37.5.S65 S86 1994
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 290 p. :
    Number of Pages290
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL1424295M
    ISBN 109027229112, 9027229120, 1556194145, 1556194153
    LC Control Number93034836

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