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The sentence in written English

a syntactic study based on an analysis of scientific texts

by Rodney D. Huddleston

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  • 15 Currently reading

Published by University Press in Cambridge [Eng.] .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • English language -- Syntax,
  • English language -- Sentences,
  • English language -- Technical English,
  • English language -- Grammar, Generative,
  • English language -- Written English

  • Edition Notes

    Statement[by] Rodney D. Huddleston.
    SeriesCambridge studies in linguistics,, 3
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPE1375 .H8
    The Physical Object
    Paginationvii, 344 p.
    Number of Pages344
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4914651M
    ISBN 100521080622
    LC Control Number76139714

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