Space and time in languages and cultures linguistic diversity by Luna Filipović

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Published by John Benjamins Pub. Co. in Amsterdam, Philadelphia .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Ginukh,
  • Bezhta language,
  • Comparative Grammar,
  • Space and time in language,
  • Variation,
  • Bezhta,
  • Ginukh language,
  • Tense,
  • Aspect,
  • Nakh languages,
  • Language and languages

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

Statementedited by Luna Filipovic, Katarzyna M. Jaszczolt
SeriesHuman cognitive processing -- v. 36
Classifications
LC ClassificationsP299.S53 S73 2012
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25331368M
ISBN 109789027223906, 9789027273611
LC Control Number2012020098

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