Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics

Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics

by R.L. Trask
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0415157420

ISBN-13: 9780415157421

Pub. Date: 11/28/1998

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This fully updated second edition includes a new introduction, a wide range of new entries (reflecting developments in linguistics since the book's original release) and added specialized further reading for lecturers and more advanced students.

A comprehensive and critical A-Z guide to the main terms and concepts used in the study of language and

Overview

This fully updated second edition includes a new introduction, a wide range of new entries (reflecting developments in linguistics since the book's original release) and added specialized further reading for lecturers and more advanced students.

A comprehensive and critical A-Z guide to the main terms and concepts used in the study of language and linguistics, definitions featured include:


  • terms used in grammatical analysis

  • branches of linguistics from semantics to neurolinguistics

  • approaches used in studying language from critical discourse analysis to systemic linguistics

  • linguistic phenomena from code-switching to conversational implicature

  • language varieties from pidgin to standard language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415157421
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
11/28/1998
Series:
Routledge Key Guides Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
400
Product dimensions:
5.10(w) x 7.70(h) x 0.90(d)

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