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Vowel Length From Latin to Romance

By Michele Loporcaro

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Letter Writing and Language Change

Edited By Anita Auer, Daniel Schreier, and Richard J. Watts

This book "challenges the assumption that there is only one 'legitimate' and homogenous form of English or of any other language" and "supports the view of different/alternative histories of the English language and will appeal to readers who are skeptical of 'standard' language ideology."


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Title: The Acquisition of Verb Placement - Functional Categories and V2 Phenomena in Language Acquisition
Edited By: J├╝rgen M Meisel
Description:

The twelve original contributions in this volume all focus on the question of whether developing grammars contain, at each stage of language acquisition, the full range of functional categories such as INFL, AGR, or COMP. The studies presented here investigate monolingual and bilingual first language and, in one case, adult second language acquisition.

Publication Year: 1993
Publisher: Kluwer
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Linguistic Field(s): Applied Linguistics
Psycholinguistics
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Format: Hardback
ISBN: 0792319060
ISBN-13: N/A
Pages: 464