Language: The Basics / Edition 2

Language: The Basics / Edition 2

by R.L. Trask
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041520089X

ISBN-13: 9780415200899

Pub. Date: 06/28/1999

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

Fully updated and revised, this popular text now contains a chapter on language usage which introduces pragmatics, metaphor, speech and writing, and discourse analysis, a section on sign language, a glossary of key terms, and an expanded further reading section. Trask

also addresses issues such as the uniqueness of the human language, language and meaning,

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Fully updated and revised, this popular text now contains a chapter on language usage which introduces pragmatics, metaphor, speech and writing, and discourse analysis, a section on sign language, a glossary of key terms, and an expanded further reading section. Trask

also addresses issues such as the uniqueness of the human language, language and meaning, variation in language, change in language, learning a first language and attitudes toward language.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415200899
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
06/28/1999
Series:
Basics Series
Edition description:
Older Edition
Pages:
260
Product dimensions:
5.08(w) x 7.80(h) x 0.77(d)

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