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By Yaron Matras, April M. S. McMahon, Nigel Vincent

The participants to this assortment deal with problems with definition and idea of linguistic components, study the method of convergence, and introduce easy methods to check the effect of language touch throughout geographical zones. New circumstances stories are brought which expand the corpus of components defined to this point. they're observed via discussions that revisit the various extra well-established linguistic components.

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