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Mary Haas

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Charles Kay Ogden

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Håkon Melberg

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Noam Chomsky

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Franz Boas

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Benjamin Lee Whorf

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Al-Khalil ibn Ahmad al-Farahidi

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Abraham Hyacinthe Anquetil-Duperron

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