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Even though they are still provided through the publisher’s website for freeit is so shameful that they are not printed on paper. Does a great job of leading the reader through the reasoning behind each bit of the carniee.


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If you’re smart, or a graduate student, or enjoy knowing things that are true about the world when you open a non-fiction book, stay away. The Minimal Link Condition 5. Sign in to use this feature. I love linguistics and books about linguistics, but this book just didn’t cut it. Critical Concepts in Linguistics.

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Syntax : A Generative Introduction

He passed to the reader a useful advice from his teacher Ken Hale which is worth mentioning. Apr 13, AshlingFio rated it liked it Shelves: A Guide to Understanding Language. A Puzzle for the Theory of Canrie Roles 2. Jun 18, Rebecca rated it did not like it Recommends it for: But as carnje textbook it was pretty decent, but it also helped that I had an amazing professor to get me through!


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