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4 edition of English in contact with other languages found in the catalog.

English in contact with other languages

studies in honour of Broder Carstensen on the occasion of his 60th birthday

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Published by Akadémiai Kiadó in Budapest .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Foreign countries.
    • Subjects:
    • Carstensen, B.,
    • English language -- Influence on foreign languages.,
    • English language -- Foreign countries.,
    • Language and languages -- Foreign elements.,
    • Languages in contact.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographies.

      Statementedited by Wolfgang Viereck and Wolf-Dietrich Bald.
      ContributionsCarstensen, B., Viereck, Wolfgang., Bald, Wolf-Dietrich.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE1073 .E547 1986
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 570 p. :
      Number of Pages570
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2423692M
      ISBN 109630541963
      LC Control Number87108990

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