A vivid commentary on Jewish survival and Jewish speech communities that will be enjoyed by the general reader, and is essential reading for students and researchers interested in the study of Middle Eastern languages, Jewish studies, and sociolinguistics.
Turkish: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern
It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language,
concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Turkish. The book is an
essential reference source for learners and users of Turkish at the
intermediate level and beyond.
The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding of Turkish
grammar. It offers a stimulating analysis of the complexities of the
language, and provides full and clear explanations and examples.
Throughout, the emphasis is on Turkish as used by present-day native speakers.
An extensive index and numbered paragraphs provide readers with easy access
to the information they require.
· coverage of every aspect of the grammar, from the simplest constructions
to areas of higher complexity
· full illustration of every point with up-to-date examples
· particular attention to areas of confusion and difficulty
· Turkish-English parallels highlighted throughout the book
· comprehensive glossary of all grammatical terms
· cross-references included throughout and detailed index for ease of access.