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Minimal English: The Science Behind It

  • Cliff Goddard
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Abstract

This chapter explains in an accessible way the linguistic research that underpins the specifics of Minimal English, that is, research by linguists working in the Natural Semantic Metalanguage (NSM) approach into which words and grammatical patterns match across the languages of the world.

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  • Cliff Goddard
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  1. 1.School of Humanities, Languages and Social ScienceGriffith UniversityBrisbaneAustralia

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