LINGUISTICS. AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE AND. COMMUNICATION. Fifth Edition. Adrian Akmajian. Richard A. Demers. Ann K. Farmer. Robert M. The text provides a sound introduction to linguistic methodology while also The late Adrian Akmajian was Professor of Linguistics at the University of Arizona. by. Adrian Akmajian. · Rating details · ratings · 7 reviews. This popular introductory linguistics text is unique in the way various themes are integrated.
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Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication by Adrian Akmajian
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Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication
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