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Brömser, Bernd. 1984. Towards a functional description of cleft constructions. Lingua 62 : 325–348.
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An informal attempt to integrate pragmatic and textual aspects into the description of cleft constructions. B. tries to show that the contextual behavior of the various types of these constructions can basically be explained on the basis of their patterns of 'Functional Sentence Perspective' and their coding properties.