How To Study Linguistics, Second Edition / Edition 2
  • How To Study Linguistics, Second Edition / Edition 2
  • How To Study Linguistics, Second Edition / Edition 2

How To Study Linguistics, Second Edition / Edition 2

by Geoffrey Finch
     
 

Intended primarily for newcomers to the subject, but with new material designed to help the more advanced reader, How to Study Linguistics is written in a refreshing and engaging style. It assumes no prior knowledge and contains many useful suggestions for developing a secure understanding of the subject. Chapters discuss strategies for studying phonology,

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Intended primarily for newcomers to the subject, but with new material designed to help the more advanced reader, How to Study Linguistics is written in a refreshing and engaging style. It assumes no prior knowledge and contains many useful suggestions for developing a secure understanding of the subject. Chapters discuss strategies for studying phonology, syntax, and semantics, and for pursuing branches of linguistics, such as sociolinguistics, stylistics, and psycholinguistics, as well as practical advice on writing essays. The book also includes a glossary to aid learning and revision.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781403901064
Publisher:
Palgrave Macmillan
Publication date:
06/01/2003
Series:
Palgrave Study Guides Series
Edition description:
Second
Pages:
272
Sales rank:
1,010,780
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.58(d)

Table of Contents

Beginning Linguistics
• The Linguistic Context
• Studying Sound
• Studying Syntax
• Studying Meaning
• Studying Linguistics Further
• How to Write a Linguistics Essay

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