Emergence of linguistic abilities
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Published by Cambridge Scholars Pub. in Newcastle .
Written in English


  • Language acquisition.

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Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Sophie Kern, Frédérique Gayraud and Egidio Marsico.
ContributionsKern, Sophie., Gayraud, Frédérique., Marsico, Egidio.
LC ClassificationsP118 .E438 2008
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 271 p. :
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22845921M
ISBN 101847185320
ISBN 109781847185327
LC Control Number2008425411

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