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By Debra Ziegeler

This quantity presents a much-needed, severe assessment of the sector of structures and development grammar within the context of Singapore English, and poses the query of determining a development in touch whilst the lexicon is derived from one language and the syntax from one other. Case reviews are illustrated during which the potential for a 'merger'-construction is out there to solve such difficulties. The ebook is meant for college kids of development theories, edition reports, or any researcher of touch grammars

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