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  • The subdivisions of 811 can be derived from common auxiliaries of language =1/=9 (Table 1c) by substituting a point for the equals sign, e.g. 811.111 English language (as a subject of a linguistic study) derives from =111 English language. Denote phases using 81`01/`08 Special auxiliary numbers for origins and periods of languages. To denote details of linguistic studies use 81`1/`4 Special auxiliary numbers for subject fields and facets of linguistics

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  • Class here languages as a subject of a linguistic study i.e. linguistic studies and philology of individual languages and language groups


  • 811.111`36 English grammar
  • 811.134.2`24 Practical knowledge of Spanish


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