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An independent volume dealing specifically with linguistic problems in semantics. Major theoretical questions considered include Semantics and Grammar, Deixis, Mood and Illocutionary Force and Modality.
Paperback, 388 pages
Published October 29th 2009 by Cambridge University Press (first published June 1st 1977)
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Sir John Lyons, LittD, FBA, is an English linguist, working on semantics. [http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/John_Lyo...]
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