This book presents a new theory of grammatical categories - the Universal Spine Hypothesis - and reinforces generative notions of Universal Grammar while accommodating insights from linguistic typology.
Each course will help the learner develop a command of the everyday written and spoken forms of a foreign language. No prior knowledge of the language is required. Each course includes: grammar and useful vocabulary; exercises for regular practice; a pronunciation guide; and a reference section. The Cassette Pack includes one paperback book and one or two 60-minute cassettes recorded by native speakers.