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Current Approaches to African Linguistics (Current Approaches to African Linguistics)

Current Approaches to African Linguistics (Current Approaches to African Linguistics)

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Published by Walter de Gruyter .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • African Languages,
  • Foreign Language - Dictionaries / Phrase Books

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsYo Hutchison (Editor), V. Manfredi (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages236
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL11136385M
    ISBN 100685475417
    ISBN 109780685475416

    SIL Electronic Book Reviews Historical linguistics and the comparative study of African languages By Gerrit J. Dimmendaal Amsterdam: John Benjamins Publishing Company, Pp. ebook $, €, hardback $, €, paperback $, € ISBN (ebook). Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies publishes articles on a wide range of linguistic topics and acts as a forum for research into ALL the languages of southern Africa, including English and Afrikaans. Original contributions are welcomed on any of the core areas of linguistics, both theoretical (e.g. syntax, phonology, semantics) and applied (e.g. .

    The book is indubitably an important landmark in the history of linguistics, but it is of only very limited interest in the context of contemporary linguistics. Many of the ideas presented therein are mostly obsolete nowadays, while the ones which are not can be learned from many other sources (including numerous summaries of de Saussure).4/5.   A historical linguistics course book that deals with the historical and comparative study of African languages. It functions as an elementary introduction to the comparative method, involving the establishment of lexical and grammatical cognates, and the reconstruction of their historical :

    uctionNorthern sub-Saharan western Africa ("West Africa") is known for its great linguistic diversity, and also for its unclear linguistic past. Dating back to the 19th century, lexical evidence has predominated in the comparative study of the. Southern African Linguistics and Applied Language Studies ( - current) Formerly known as. South African Journal of Linguistics ( - ) Southern African Journal of Applied Language Studies ( - ).


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