Compendium Of The World S Languages

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Author: George L. Campbell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1136258450
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by George L. Campbell, Compendium Of The World S Languages Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Compendium Of The World S Languages books, This third edition of Compendium of the World’s Languages has been thoroughly revised to provide up-to-date and accurate descriptions of a wide selection of natural language systems. All cultural and historical notes as well as statistical data have been checked, updated and in many cases expanded. Presenting an even broader range of languages and language families, including new coverage of Australian aboriginal languages and expanded treatment of North American and African languages, this new edition offers a total of 342 entries over nearly 2000 pages. Key features include: Complete rewriting, systematization and regularisation of the phonology sections Provision of IPA symbol grids arranged by articulatory feature and by alphabetic resemblance to facilitate use of the new phonology sections Expansion of morphology descriptions for most major languages Provision of new illustrative text samples Addition of a glossary of technical terms and an expanded bibliography Comparative tables of the numerals 1-10 in a representative range of languages, and also grouped by family Drawing upon a wealth of recent developments and research in language typology and broadened availability of descriptive data, this new incarnation of George Campbell’s astounding Compendium brings a much-loved survey emphatically into the twenty-first century for a new generation of readers. Scholarly, comprehensive and highly accessible, Compendium of the World’s Languages remains the ideal reference for all interested linguists and professionals alike.


Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages

Concise Compendium of the World s Languages PDF
Author: George L. Campbell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134720270
Size: 54.81 MB
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Category : Foreign Language Study
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by George L. Campbell, Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages books, From Afrikaans to Zulu, almost 100 languages from the comprehensive Compendium of the World's Languages are featured in this new concise version. Many articles have been revised. The Concise Compendium presents a detailed comparative study of the major and many of the lesser known languages of the world. Included are representatives of all language families, with samples of Amerindian, such as Navajo and of African languages, such as Fulani and Nama; languages of politically independent groups in the former USSR, like Uzbek and Belorussian; those of political pressure groups, such as Breton and Catalan and significant community/ethnic languages, including Amharic and Vietnamese. Throughout, the treatment is factual and jargon-free. Articles are ordered alphabetically and each has a standard structure for ease of reference: * general historical and sociolinguistic introduction * writing system * sound system * grammatical system A passage from the Gospel of St. John illustrates each language with a written tradition. These scripts are explained in an appendix at the end of the book. Presents 100 of the world's major languages and representatives of different language groups, politically significant languages and particularly interesting ones.


Compendium Of The World S Languages Abaza To Kurdish

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Author: George Campbell, Sir
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415202961
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Category : Foreign Language Study
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by George Campbell, Sir, Compendium Of The World S Languages Abaza To Kurdish Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Compendium Of The World S Languages Abaza To Kurdish books, Many languages, particularly those which have achieved literary status, have been studied in great detail, and specialized descriptions of these are plentiful. What has not been so readily available, however, is a general survey covering a wide spectrum of the world's languages on a comparative basis. It is this kind of comparative cross-section of languages, ranging from the familiar and well-documented to the relatively obscure, that the Compendium of the World's Languages presents.


Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages

Concise Compendium of the World s Languages PDF
Author: George L. Campbell
Publisher: Routledge
ISBN: 1134720262
Size: 64.42 MB
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Category : Foreign Language Study
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Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages

by George L. Campbell, Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Concise Compendium Of The World S Languages books, From Afrikaans to Zulu, almost 100 languages from the comprehensive Compendium of the World's Languages are featured in this new concise version. Many articles have been revised. The Concise Compendium presents a detailed comparative study of the major and many of the lesser known languages of the world. Included are representatives of all language families, with samples of Amerindian, such as Navajo and of African languages, such as Fulani and Nama; languages of politically independent groups in the former USSR, like Uzbek and Belorussian; those of political pressure groups, such as Breton and Catalan and significant community/ethnic languages, including Amharic and Vietnamese. Throughout, the treatment is factual and jargon-free. Articles are ordered alphabetically and each has a standard structure for ease of reference: * general historical and sociolinguistic introduction * writing system * sound system * grammatical system A passage from the Gospel of St. John illustrates each language with a written tradition. These scripts are explained in an appendix at the end of the book. Presents 100 of the world's major languages and representatives of different language groups, politically significant languages and particularly interesting ones.


Compendium Of The World S Languages Ladakhi To Zuni

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Author: Sir George Campbell, BSc
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
ISBN: 9780415202978
Size: 74.28 MB
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Category : Language and languages
Languages : un
Pages : 1854
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Compendium Of The World S Languages Ladakhi To Zuni

by Sir George Campbell, BSc, Compendium Of The World S Languages Ladakhi To Zuni Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Compendium Of The World S Languages Ladakhi To Zuni books, Many languages, particularly those which have achieved literary status, have been studied in great detail, and specialized descriptions of these are plentiful. What has not been so readily available, however, is a general survey covering a wide spectrum of the world's languages on a comparative basis. It is this kind of comparative cross-section of languages, ranging from the familiar and well-documented to the relatively obscure, that the Compendium of the World's Languages presents.


Walford S Guide To Reference Material Generalia Language And Literature The Arts

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Author: Albert John Walford
Publisher: London : Library Association Publishing
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Category : Reference
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Compendium Of The World S Languages

Compendium of the World s Languages PDF
Author: George L. Campbell
Publisher: London : Routledge
ISBN: 9780415069793
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Category : Language and languages
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by George L. Campbell, Compendium Of The World S Languages Books available in PDF, EPUB, Mobi Format. Download Compendium Of The World S Languages books, Many languages, particularly those which have achieved literary status, have been studied in great detail, and specialized descriptions of these are plentiful. What has not been so readily available, however, is a general survey covering a wide spectrum of the world's languages on a comparative basis. It is this kind of comparative cross-section of languages, ranging from the familiar and well-documented to the relatively obscure, that the Compendium of the World's Languages presents.


The Linguist

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