By David Crystal

ISBN-10: 1405152966

ISBN-13: 9781405152969

ISBN-10: 1405152974

ISBN-13: 9781405152976

thoroughly revised and up to date in its 5th version, A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics is the traditional single-volume reference for its field.

  • Incorporates new phrases or senses that experience constructed in linguistics up to now five years, in line with techniques from a staff of experts.
  • Includes elevated assurance of phrases coming up from fresh theoretical formalizations.
  • Contains a separate desk of abbreviations and desk of symbols on the finish of the book.
  • Remains the traditional single-volume reference for the sector of linguistics and phonetics.
  • Fifth variation now contains greater than 5,000 terms.

Show description

Read or Download A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (The Language Library) PDF

Best other books

Download e-book for kindle: Tamales by Daniel Hoyer

Tamales have persevered for millennia, and are at the moment having fun with a resurgence in recognition because of the renaissance in Latin American and Mexican cooking. this day, tamales stay an immense a part of the traditions of Mexico, crucial the US, South the US and the southwestern usa. In Tamales, Hoyer provides an summary of the elements, equipment of education and taste chances of tamales.

Get Skywatcher: A Novel of the Time Beyond Time (The Chronicles PDF

This, my first actual novel, was once the results of hearing an previous Genesis music titled "Watcher of the Skies". in truth I cherished the tune rather a lot i made a decision to make all 5 participants of the vintage five-man lineup of Genesis themselves the "stars" (meaning well-known characters) of the tale. the true story's megastar, even though, is a 13-year-old human/Startian woman named Skywatcher Hackett, daughter of 1 Steve Hackett (yes, the only from Genesis).

New PDF release: Claiming Others: Transracial Adoption and National Belonging

Transracial adoption has lately turn into a hotly contested topic of latest and important hindrance, with students around the disciplines operating to solve its complicated implications. In Claiming Others, Mark C. Jerng lines the perform of adoption to the early 19th century, revealing its spectacular centrality to American literature, legislations, and social suggestion.

Download e-book for iPad: Axel Crochet: Musicologist-at-Large: Quarter Note Tales #3 by Arthur Wenk

%Axel Crochet, peripatetic professor of track heritage, nurtures a younger enthusiasm that he passes directly to his scholars. His ardour for song is apparent— and his disdain for collage politics is obvious as his paintings leads him from collage to varsity. Abby Fox, a track significant at an specific women’s university the place Axel quickly teaches, commits suicide after her father dies.

Extra info for A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (The Language Library)

Example text

Download PDF sample

A Dictionary of Linguistics and Phonetics (The Language Library) by David Crystal

by Paul

Rated 4.46 of 5 – based on 8 votes