Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

New from Oxford University Press!


It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

New from Cambridge University Press!


Sounds Fascinating

By J. C. Wells

How do you pronounce biopic, synod, and Breughel? - and why? Do our cake and archaic sound the same? Where does the stress go in stalagmite? What's odd about the word epergne? As a finale, the author writes a letter to his 16-year-old self.

Book Information


Title: Persian
Written By: Shahrzad Mahootian
Series Title: Descriptive Grammars

Now in Paperback!

Persian, or Farsi, is one of the world's oldest languages. Dating back to the sixth
century B.C., it is spoken today by over forty million people in Iran and 5 million
in Afghanistan. Now available in paperback for the first time, this comprehensive
grammar of Persian provides detailed coverage of all its linguistic aspects,
including the syntax, morphology and phonology.

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: Routledge (Taylor and Francis)
Review: Not available for review. If you would like to review a book on The LINGUIST List, please login to view the AFR list.
BibTex: View BibTex record
Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Subject Language(s): Persian, Iranian
Issue: All announcements sent out by The LINGUIST List are emailed to our subscribers and archived with the Library of Congress.
Click here to see the original emailed issue.

Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9780415587211
Pages: 378
Prices: U.K. £ 35.00
U.S. $ 61.95