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The functions of example sentences: a reply to Vivian Cook

Cook, Guy (2003). The functions of example sentences: a reply to Vivian Cook. Applied Linguistics, 24(2) pp. 249–255.

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In his reply to my article on invented sentences (G.Cook 2001), Vivian Cook (2002) begins by referring to it as an "admirable essay", and immediately "concedes most of [the] points." since, however, he goes on to question its value, it is not easy to see just what either this admiration or concession amounts to!

Item Type: Journal Article
Copyright Holders: 2003 Oxford University Press
ISSN: 1477-450X
Academic Unit/Department: Education and Language Studies > Centre for Language and Communication
Interdisciplinary Research Centre: Centre for Research in Education and Educational Technology (CREET)
Item ID: 10206
Depositing User: Guy Cook
Date Deposited: 30 Nov 2007
Last Modified: 16 May 2014 11:43
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