I think in portuguese I think in portuguese

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Signe Oksefjell Ebeling;
(2008)
  • Publisher: Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina
  • Journal: Ilha do Desterro (issn: 0101-4846, eissn: 2175-8026)
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  • Subject: contrastive analysis | corpus linguistics | verb semantics. | Language and Literature | P | English literature | PR1-9680

This paper takes Aijmer (1997, 1998) and Simon-Vandenbergen’s (1998) contrastive work on I think as its starting point. In their studies, both Aijmer and Simon-Vandenbergen show that English think is a fuzzy verb
 and that this becomes particularly evident in a cros... View more
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