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Published: 01 March 2018

464 Pages


ISBN: 9780198718147

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Speech Acts and Clause Types

English in a Cross-Linguistic Context

Peter Siemund

Oxford Textbooks in Linguistics

  • Takes an interdisciplinary approach, drawing on linguistics, philosophy, and sociology
  • Contains extensive cross-linguistic data to illustrate the various clause types under examination
  • Each chapter concludes with a concise summary, exercises, and suggestions for further reading and research