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Language encounters across time and space

studies in language contact

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Published by Novus in Oslo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Languages in contact.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementBernt Brendemoen, Elizabeth Lanza and Else Ryen (eds.).
    ContributionsBrendemoen, Bernt, 1949-, Lanza, Elizabeth., Ryen, Else.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP130.5 .L345 1999
    The Physical Object
    Pagination378 p. ;
    Number of Pages378
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6806818M
    ISBN 108270993085
    LC Control Number00270428
    OCLC/WorldCa42622996

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    The anthropological commitment to consider the full scope of human life, including culture, biology, history, and language, across space and time. Physical anthropology The study of humans from a biological perspective, particularly focused on human evolution. Get this from a library! Children's discourse: person, space and time across languages. [Maya Hickmann] -- Maya Hickmann presents an original comparative study of discourse development in English, French, German, and Chinese. She discusses the main theoretical issues in the study of first language.

    Andre Norton's The Crossroads of Time is a science-fiction novel written by Andre Norton and first published in by Ace Books. The story takes its protagonist through several versions of Earth as it might have been if history had gone a little differently. Close Encounters of the Third Kind is a American science fiction film written and directed by Steven Spielberg, and starring Richard Dreyfuss, Melinda Dillon, Teri Garr, Bob Balaban, Cary Guffey, and François tells the story of Roy Neary, an everyday blue-collar worker in Indiana, whose life changes after an encounter with an unidentified flying object (UFO).Music by: John Williams.


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Language encounters across time and space: Studies in language by Bernt Brendemoen, Elizabeth Lanza, and Else Ryen. Oslo: Novus Press, Pp. Additional Physical Format: Online version: Language encounters across time and space. Oslo: Novus, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors.

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