Language in school and community
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Published by Edward Arnold in London .
Written in English

Subjects:

  • English language -- Study and teaching.,
  • English language -- Spoken English.,
  • English language -- Usage.

Book details:

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Statementedited by Neil Mercer.
ContributionsMercer, Neil.
The Physical Object
Paginationvii, 248 p. ;
Number of Pages248
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL14088567M
ISBN 10071316347

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