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A linguistic analysis of social studies texts

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Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Grammar,
  • Sentences,
  • Textbooks,
  • Clauses,
  • Readability,
  • English language

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    Statementby Terese G. Cossitt
    ContributionsUniversity of Alberta. Dept. of Secondary Education
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 123 leaves
    Number of Pages123
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27277670M
    OCLC/WorldCa66086180

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