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Published: 30 October 2014

468 Pages


ISBN: 9780198709848

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Competing Motivations in Grammar and Usage

Edited by Brian MacWhinney, Andrej Malchukov, and Edith Moravcsik

  • Brings together a variety of perspectives on the different competing forces that shape grammar
  • Addresses conflicts faced both by children acquiring their first language and by second language learners
  • Offers an alternative analysis of multiple linguistic phenomena