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Romani: A Linguistic Introduction  eBooks & eLearning

Posted by tanas.olesya at May 5, 2016
Romani: A Linguistic Introduction

Romani: A Linguistic Introduction by Yaron Matras
English | July 1, 2002 | ISBN: 0521631653 | 306 Pages | PDF | 1 MB

Romani is a language of Indo-Aryan origin which is spoken in Europe by the people known as "Gypsies"–who usually refer to themselves as Rom.
How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction, 3rd Edition

How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction, 3rd Edition by Anne Curzan and Michael P. Adams
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0205032281 | 576 pages | PDF | 8 MB
The German Language Today: A Linguistic Introduction (Repost)

Charles Russ, "The German Language Today: A Linguistic Introduction"
English | 1994 | ISBN: 0415104394, 0415104386 | PDF | pages: 258 | 1,5 mb
The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction (repost)

Laurel J. Brinton "The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction"
John Benjamins Publishing Co | English | 2000-08 | ISBN: 1556196628 | 335 pages | PDF | 3 MB
The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction (repost)

The Structure of Modern English: A Linguistic Introduction
John Benjamins Publishing Co | English | 2000-08 | ISBN: 1556196628 | 335 pages | PDF | 1,6 MB

Arabic: A Linguistic Introduction  

Posted by arundhati at May 9, 2014
Arabic: A Linguistic Introduction

Karin C. Ryding, "Arabic: A Linguistic Introduction"
2014 | ISBN-10: 1107023319, 1107606942 | 208 pages | PDF | 1 MB
Understanding English Grammar: A Linguistic Introduction (repost)

Thomas E. Payne,"Understanding English Grammar: A Linguistic Introduction"
2011 | ISBN: 0521757118, 0521763290 | 452 pages | PDF | 2,2 MB

Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"  

Posted by TimMa at Feb. 10, 2014
Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"

Neil G. Jacobs, "Yiddish: A Linguistic Introduction"
Publisher: CUP | 2009 | ISBN: 0521105781 | English/Yiddish | PDF | 345 pages | 14.9 Mb

Yiddish, the language of Ashkenazic Jewry, arose some 900-1200 years ago as a result of contact with indigenous varieties of medieval German. Over the next few centuries, it grew to cover the second-largest language area in Europe, with Yiddish-speaking colonies being created in North and South America, Palestine/Israel, Australia and South Africa. It is estimated that just before the Nazi genocide in World War II, there were between 11 and 13 million Yiddish speakers worldwide. …
Geoffrey Leech & Mick Short, "Style in Fiction: A Linguistic Introduction to English Fictional Prose"

Geoffrey Leech & Mick Short, "Style in Fiction: A Linguistic Introduction to English Fictional Prose"
Publisher: Pearson Ed | 2007 | ISBN: 8130905221 | English | PDF | 424 pages | 2.96 Mb

This book describes the ways in which the techniques of linguistic analysis and literary criticism can be combined, and illuminated, through the linguistic study of literary style. It draws on the prose fiction of the last 150 years to demonstrate the approach. …
Understanding English Grammar: A Linguistic Introduction (repost)

Thomas E. Payne,"Understanding English Grammar: A Linguistic Introduction"
English | 2010 | ISBN: 0521757118 | 452 pages | PDF | 2.4 MB

Language is primarily a tool for communication, yet many textbooks still treat English grammar as simply a set of rules and facts to be memorised by rote. This new textbook is made for students who are frustrated with this approach and would like instead to understand grammar and how it works. Why are there two future tenses in English? What are auxiliaries and why are they so confusing? Why are English motion verbs hard to use? Why are determiners so important in English?