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Relative clauses in a theory of binding and levels

@article{Safir1986RelativeCI,
  title={Relative clauses in a theory of binding and levels},
  author={K. Safir},
  journal={Linguistic Inquiry},
  year={1986},
  volume={17},
  pages={663-690}
}
  • K. Safir
  • Published 1986
  • Mathematics
  • Linguistic Inquiry
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