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Published: 11 October 2012

522 Pages | Tables, Diagrams, Figures, Schemes


ISBN: 9780199665556

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Imperatives and Commands

Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald

Oxford Studies in Typology and Linguistic Theory

  • The first typological study of imperatives and commands
  • Covers an extensive range of languages
  • Offers fresh insights on the relation between language and culture
  • Clearly written and presented in an entertaining fashion
  • Written by one of the world's leading linguistic scholars

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