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references for Grammar Glossary entry: “word classes”

• The following sections of A Comprehensive Grammar of The English Language (Randolph Quirk, Sidney Greenbaum, Geoffrey Leech, Jan Svartik, Longman, London & New York, 1985) were consulted in preparing this entry:

the distinction between word classes and sentence clause parts

2.12, 48

phrases as sentence/clause parts (clause elements)

2.25, 60

catalog of word classes

2.34, 67

the primary and secondary word classes

2.43, 74

meaning and the word classes (notional vs grammatical definition)

2.43, 74