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North American"s guide to Ghanaian English

Jon P. Kirby

North American"s guide to Ghanaian English

by Jon P. Kirby

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Published by Tamale Institute of Cross-Cultural Studies in Tamale, N.R., Ghana, West Africa .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesGhanaian English
StatementJon P. Kirby.
SeriesTICCS culture and development series ;, no. 1
Classifications
LC ClassificationsMLCS 2000/00714 (P)
The Physical Object
Pagination141 p. :
Number of Pages141
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL146670M
LC Control Number99893767

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