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By Kaori Kabata, Kiyoko Toratani

This cutting edge and unique quantity brings jointly reviews that observe cognitive and practical linguistics to the examine of the L2 acquisition of eastern. With each one article grounded at the usage-based version and/or conceptual notions corresponding to foregrounding and subjectivity, the amount sheds mild on how cognitive and practical linguistics may help us comprehend points of jap acquisition which have been missed through traditionalists.

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