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ERIC Number: EJ188888
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Publication Date: 1977
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Toward a New Typology in Linguistics
Pierce, Joe E.
Linguistics, 200, 35-42, 26 Nov 77
Advocates that language typology be based on the frequency of linguistic elements rather than on the presence or absence of such elements. It is argued that through assignment of indices of inflection and derivation, languages may be given "grades of membership" in each language type. (EJS)
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Language: English
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