Language

ISBN-10: 0415340195
ISBN-13: 9780415340199
Edition: 2nd 1999 (Revised)
Authors: R. L. Trask
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Description: Language: the Basics provides a concise introduction to the study of language. Written in an engaging and entertaining style, it encourages the reader to think about the way language works. New features in the second edition include: * a chapter on  More...

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Book details

List price: $25.95
Edition: 2nd
Copyright year: 1999
Publisher: Routledge
Publication date: 6/23/2004
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 272
Size: 5.25" wide x 7.75" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 1.210
Language: English

Language: the Basics provides a concise introduction to the study of language. Written in an engaging and entertaining style, it encourages the reader to think about the way language works. New features in the second edition include: * a chapter on 'Language in Use' which introduces pragmatics, metaphor, speech and writing, and discourse analysis * a section on sign language * a glossary of key terms * an expanded further reading section. Language: the Basics provides an accessible overview of a fascinating subject. It is an essential book for all students and anyone who's ever been accused of splitting an infinitive.

The Uniqueness of Human Language
The Grammatical Backbone
Language and Meaning
Variation in Language
Change in Language
Language in Use
Language
Mind and Brain
Children and Language
Attitudes to Language

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