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Three major syntactic structures in Akan

L. K. A. Boadi

Three major syntactic structures in Akan

interrogatives, complementation, and relativisation

by L. K. A. Boadi

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Published by Black Mask Ltd. in Accra .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Akan language -- Syntax.,
  • Akan language -- Clauses.,
  • Akan language -- Interrogatives.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 183-190) and index.

    StatementL.A. Boadi.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPL8046 A631 B63 2005
    The Physical Object
    Pagination196 p. :
    Number of Pages196
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16290541M
    ISBN 109789964960247
    LC Control Number2006317355

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