ABC"s of Languages and Linguistics

A Practical Primer to Language Science (Language - Professional Resources)
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This book is intended to serve as a broad orientation to the discipline of language study rather than as an introduction to be employed in technical linguistics classes.

The 13 chapters touch upon aspects of theoretical as well as applied linguistics, including psycholinguistics, sociolinguistics, and language instruction. Each chapter is followed by study questions and Author: Curtis ABCs of Languages and Linguistics book.

Hayes, Jacob Ornstein-Galicia, William W. Gage. Lecture 1: Introduction 5 language. For example, /dogs/ is the plural of /dog/ and as such it is formed by a regular process, and if we only know the meaning of /dog/ we also know the meaning of /dogs/. Thus, we can decompose /dogs/ into two parts: /dog/ and /s/.File Size: 1MB.

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ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: ix, pages: illustrations ; 26 cm: Contents: Facts and fantasies about language --The beginnings of language --Languages and more languages: a tour --Winds of change: the new linguistics --Phonology: a sign of structure --Morphology and syntax: more signs --Semantics: the study of meaning.

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