It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
"Basic Georgian" by Professor Tamar Makharoblidze is a book of practical
Georgian for non-linguists. It’s an intensive course of the Georgian
Language, which has 28 lessons with vocabulary, grammar, texts and
exercises for each lesson. There is also an introduction with general
information about Georgia and some additional information with common phrases.
This book makes available to study Georgian easily, step by step disclosing
the poly-personal verbal grammar in a very easy way. This is a result
orientated practical book.
ISBN 9783895861154. LINCOM Practical Language Courses 01. 146pp. 2nd