Calgary Working Papers in Linguistics, Volume 5, Spring 1979
EditorO'Grady, William D.
Grammar, Comparative and general--Possessives
Discourse analysis, Narrative
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AbstractThis issue is the fifth in the series of working papers published by LOGOS, the Student Linguistics Society at the University of Calgary. The series provides a vehicle for faculty members and students to publish current research. These papers represent research in progress and are not to be considered final statements by the authors. The appearance of these articles in the current issue does not preclude their publication in altered form elsewhere.
GrantingagencyUniversity of Calgary Students' Union
InstitutionUniversity of Calgary
PublisherUniversity of Calgary
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