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.
Geert Booij's popular textbook on the internal structure of words has been
revised and updated. It includes a new chapter on the field's most
notorious problem: the status of the word. It also has a full glossary of
terms. The book covers every aspect of theory and the practical analysis of
words and is the only introductory text to explore the role of morphology
in processes of linguistic change and in the operations in the mind.