By Alexandra Y. Aikhenvald,R. M. W. Dixon

This e-book considers how and why varieties and meanings of other languages at assorted instances may possibly resemble each other. Its editors and authors objective to give an explanation for and determine the connection among areal diffusion and the genetic improvement of languages, and to find the technique of distinguishing what could cause one language to percentage the features of another.

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