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By David A. Peterson

This booklet provides the 1st systematic typological research of applicatives throughout African, American Indian, and East Asian languages. it's also the 1st to handle their services in discourse, the derivation in their semantic and syntactic homes, and the way and why they've got replaced over time.

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