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Published by Linguistic Society of America in Baltimore .
Written in English


  • Japanese language -- Inflection.

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Edition Notes

SeriesLanguage dissertation,, no. 46, Language dissertations,, no. 46.
LC ClassificationsPL539 .G3
The Physical Object
Pagination46 p.
Number of Pages46
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6100389M
LC Control Number51029313

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