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By R. M. W. Dixon,Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

ISBN-10: 0199203466

ISBN-13: 9780199203468

ISBN-10: 0199270937

ISBN-13: 9780199270934

The experiences during this quantity recommend that each language has an adjective category, yet those range in personality and in dimension. In its grammatical homes, an adjective type may possibly beas just like nouns, or to verbs, or to either, or to neither.ze. while in a few languages the adjective category is big and will be freely additional to, in others it's small and closed. with only a dozen or so individuals. The publication will curiosity students and complicated scholars of language typology and of the syntax and semantics of adjectives.

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