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Volume 42, Issue 3-4


Actual Language Use and Competence Grammars

Gregory M. Kobele
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Published Online: 2016-10-06 | DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/tl-2016-0012


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Published Online: 2016-10-06

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Citation Information: Theoretical Linguistics, Volume 42, Issue 3-4, Pages 277–290, ISSN (Online) 1613-4060, ISSN (Print) 0301-4428, DOI: https://doi.org/10.1515/tl-2016-0012.

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