Éva Á. Csató, Lars Johanson, Birsel Karakoç (Harrassowitz, 2020)
Some sequences of verbs can display systematic ambiguities in meaning. Accent patterns are among the means for disambiguating them.
Larry Trask (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
Trask's Historical Linguistics, Third Edition, is an accessible introduction to historical linguistics - the study of language change over time.
Geoffrey Haig, Geoffrey Khan (De Gruyter, 2018)
The languages of Western Asia belong to a variety of language families, including Indo-European, Kartvelian, Semitic, and Turkic, but share numerous features on account of being in areal contact over many centuries. (Vorschau verfügbar)
Gilbert Weiss, Ruth Wodak (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2007)
Can discourse analysis techniques adequately deal with complex social phenomena? What does'interdisciplinarity'mean for theory building and the practise of empirical research?
Claire Bowern (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2015)
Linguistic Fieldwork offers practical guidance on areas such as applying for funding, the first session on a new language, writing up the data and returning materials to communities.
Stephen M. Coleman (Harrassowitz, 2018)
In biblical Hebrew there is a group of verbs which appear in both transitive and intransitive grammatical constructions.
Egle Mocciaro (De Gruyter, 2020)
This volume gathers a series of papers that bring the study of grammatical and syntactic constructions in Greek and Latin under the perspective of theories of embodied meaning developed in cognitive linguistics.
Shannon Bischoff, Carmen Jany (De Gruyter, 2016)
Functionalism, as characterized by Allen, (2007:254) "holds that linguistic structures can only be understood and explained with reference to the semantic and communicative functions of language, whose primary function is to be a vehicle for social ...
Nancy Bonvillain (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
The Routledge Handbook of Linguistic Anthropology is a broad survey of linguistic anthropology, featuring contributions from prominent scholars in the field.
Stephanie Baur (ibidem, 2015)
The Linguistic Landscape (LL) as a specific branch of Applied Linguistics is investigated as a challenging, growing area of research, while its methodologies and theoretical framework still need to be explored and established in order to become a ...
Lynne Flowerdew (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2011)
A critical examination of key concepts and issues in corpus linguistics, with a particular focus on the expanding interdisciplinary nature of the field and the role that written and spoken corpora now play in these different disciplines.
N. J. Enfield, Bernard Comrie (De Gruyter, 2017)
The studies in this book represent the rich, diverse and substantial research being conducted today in the linguistics of Mainland Southeast Asia. The chapters cover a broad scope.
Juanita Heigham, Robert A. Croker (Springer Palgrave Macmillan, 2009)
Written in a clear, informal style for graduate students and practicing teachers embarking on their first qualitative research study in applied linguistics, leading authors introduce the principal research approaches and data creation methods to ...
Barbara Dancygier, Eve Sweetser (Cambridge University Press, 2014)
This lively, comprehensive and practical book offers a new, integrated and linguistically sound understanding of what figurative language is.
Jim McKinley, Heath Rose (Taylor & Francis, 2016)
Doing Research in Applied Linguistics: Realities, dilemmas, and solutions provides insight and guidance for those undertaking research, and shows the reader how to deal with the challenges of this research involving real people in real settings.
William O'Grady, Michael Dobrovolsky, Francis Katamba (Addison-Wesley Longman, Amsterdam, 2011)
Contemporary Linguistics can be used from first year through to final year as a main text for students taking degree courses in linguistics, English language and cognitive science and by MA students on TEFL courses.
Michael P. Streck (Harrassowitz, 2018)
The Akkadian (Babylonian-Assyrian) lexicon is currently accessible via two reference dictionaries, Wolfram von Soden's Akkadisches Handwörterbuch (1958-1981) and The Assyrian Dictionary of the University of Chicago (1956-2010).
Shawn Loewen (Taylor & Francis, 2014)
Introduction to Instructed Second Language Acquisition is the first book to present a cohesive view of the different theoretical and pedagogical perspectives that comprise instructed second language acquisition (ISLA)
Andrew Radford, Martin Atkinson, David Britain (Cambridge University Press, 2009)
The second edition of this highly successful textbook offering a unified approach to language from a range of perspectives.
Hans Sauer, Kerstin Majewski (Stauffenburg, 2020)
This book provides a brief and reader-friendly introduction to English linguistics. After a short survey of the history of linguistics, it deals with the main levels of spoken and written language, namely with phonetics and phonology, spelling and ...
Nicola Galloway, Heath Rose (Taylor & Francis, 2015)
Introducing Global Englishes provides comprehensive coverage of relevant research in the fields of World Englishes, English as a Lingua Franca, and English as an International Language.
Rochelle Lieber (Cambridge University Press, 2015)
A lively introduction to morphology, this second edition textbook has been thoroughly updated, including new examples and exercises. Morphology is the study of how words are put together.
Daniel Birnstiel, Na'ama Pat-El (Harrassowitz, 2018)
The present volume has largely emerged from a section on "Comparative Semitic and Arabic studies" at the conference "Horizons of Islamic Theology", which was held at Goethe University Frankfurt in September 2014.
Thomas Herbst (De Gruyter, 2010)
The book introduces the reader to the central areas of English linguistics. The main sections are: the English language and linguistics - sounds - meaning-carrying units - sentences: models of grammar - meaning - utterances - variation. (Vorschau verfügbar)