The Germanic Languages

The Germanic Languages

by Ekkehard Konig, Johan van der Auwera
     
 

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ISBN-10: 041505768X

ISBN-13: 9780415057684

Pub. Date: 07/28/1994

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

The Germanic Languages provides a survey of twelve Germanic languages. Fully comprehensive, this book presents both detailed research on the major Germanic languages and rarely covered minor languages including Yiddish, Pennsylvanian German, and Afrikaans. Extensive discussions of phonology, morphology, syntax, lexis, and the main dialects plus a comprehensive index,

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The Germanic Languages provides a survey of twelve Germanic languages. Fully comprehensive, this book presents both detailed research on the major Germanic languages and rarely covered minor languages including Yiddish, Pennsylvanian German, and Afrikaans. Extensive discussions of phonology, morphology, syntax, lexis, and the main dialects plus a comprehensive index, bibliographies, and maps of language distribution and development make this a complete reference source.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780415057684
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
07/28/1994
Series:
Routledge Language Family Series
Pages:
648
Product dimensions:
6.14(w) x 9.21(h) x 1.44(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

1. The Germanic Languages 2. Gothic and the Reconstruction of Proto-German 3. Old and Middle Scandinavian 4. Old and Middle Continental West Germanic 5. Old and Middle English 6. Icelandic 7. Faroese 8. Norwegian 9. Swedish 10. Danish 11. German 12. Yiddish 13. Pennysylvanian German 14. Dutch 15. Afrikaans 16. English 17. Frisian 18. Germanic Creoles

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