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Hopper, Paul J. 1979. Aspect and foregrounding in discourse. In Givón, Talmy, ed. Syntax and semantics 12: Discourse and Syntax. Academic Press. pp. 213–241.
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Article in book
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Language as a subject


On foregrounding through tense-aspect morphology (as in French and Russian), through word order (as in Old English), and through voice (as in Malay and Tagalog).