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Book: The Five-Minute Linguist

Chapter: 4. Do All Languages have the Same Grammar?

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.38123


Languages seem to have as many similarities in their structure as they have differences. While it is not quite true that all languages have the same grammar, it is much closer to being true than you might have thought.

Chapter Contributors

  • Mark C. Baker ( - mbaker) 'Rutgers University'