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Transgrammar: English structure, style, and dialects

by Jean Malmstrom

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Published by Scott, Foresman in Glenview, Ill .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • English language -- Grammar, Generative -- Problems, exercises, etc.,
    • English language -- Dialects -- United States.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Jean Malmstrom [and] Constance Weaver.
      ContributionsWeaver, Constance, joint author.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPE1112 .M28
      The Physical Object
      Pagination400 p.
      Number of Pages400
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5310128M
      ISBN 100673078027
      LC Control Number72094113
      OCLC/WorldCa693454

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