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This new edition of The Study of Language incorporates many changes that reflect developments in language study over the past decade.

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This edition incorporates many changes that reflect developments in language study since the 1990s.

Synopsis:

This revised and updated edition incorporates many changes that reflect development in language study over the past decade.

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Includes bibliographical references (p. 261-285) and index.

Table of Contents

Preface; 1. The origins of language; 2. The development of writing; 3. The properties of language; 4. Animals and human language; 5. The sounds of language; 6. The sound patterns of language; 7. Words and word-formation processes; 8. Morphology; 9. Phrases and sentences: grammar; 10. Syntax; 11. Semantics; 12. Pragmatics; 13. Discourse analysis; 14. Language and machines; 15. Language and the brain; 16. First language acquisition; 17. Second language acquisition/learning; 18. Sign language; 19. Language history and change; 20. Language varieties; 21. Language, society and culture; Appendix: suggested answers to study questions; References; Index.

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Product Details

ISBN:
9780521568517
Author:
Yule, George
Publisher:
Cambridge University Press
Location:
Cambridge England ;
Subject:
General
Subject:
Linguistics
Subject:
Foreign
Subject:
Language and languages
Subject:
General Language Arts & Disciplines
Copyright:
Edition Number:
2
Edition Description:
Hardback
Series Volume:
no. 452
Publication Date:
June 1996
Binding:
Paperback
Grade Level:
Professional and scholarly
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
308
Dimensions:
9.00x6.01x.72 in. .97 lbs.

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