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introduction to linguistics

L. Ben Crane

introduction to linguistics

by L. Ben Crane

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Published by Little, Brown in Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Linguistics.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementL. Ben Crane, Edward Yeager, Randal L. Whitman.
    ContributionsYeager, Edward., Whitman, Randal L.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsP121 .C67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxiv, 280 p. :
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL4125865M
    ISBN 100316160156
    LC Control Number80083800

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    This Open Educational Resource (OER) brings together Open Access content from around the web and enhances it with dynamic video lectures about the core areas of theoretical linguistics (phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, and semantics), supplemented with discussion of psycholinguistic and neurolinguistic findings. Essentials of Linguistics is suitable for any beginning learner of /5(9). The contents of this book have been derived from a number of sources. The sources include standard introductory textbooks, such as Aitchison, J. () Linguistics. 3 rd ed. (Teach Yourself Books. Hodder & Stoughton), Akmajian, A., R. A. Demers & R. M. Harnish () Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication. (Cambridge, Mass.

    This book is an introduction to the concepts and techniques of diachronic linguistics--the study of language change over time. It covers all the major areas of historical linguistics, presenting concepts in a clear and concise way/5.   Assuming no prior knowledge of linguistics, AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE, Tenth Edition, is appropriate for a variety of fields--including education, languages, psychology, cognitive science, anthropology, English, and teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)--at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. This completely updated edition retains the clear descriptions, Reviews: 1.


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