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Language in use

Patrick Griffiths

Language in use

a reader

by Patrick Griffiths

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Published by Routledge in Milton Park, Abingdon, Oxon, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Language and languages -- Textbooks,
  • Linguistics -- Textbooks

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statement[selection and editorial matter] Patrick Griffiths, Andrew Merrison and Aileen Bloomer.
    GenreTextbooks
    ContributionsGriffiths, Patrick, 1942-, Merrison, Andrew., Bloomer, Aileen, 1947-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP107 .G75 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23685778M
    ISBN 100415442044, 0415442052
    ISBN 109780415442046, 9780415442053
    LC Control Number2008054967

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