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.
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William W. Goodwin (1831–1912) was Eliot Professor of Greek at Harvard
from 1860 to 1901, and was the first director of the American School in
Athens. This, his most important book, was written for nineteenth-century
American students to make available to them the latest European
developments in the understanding of Greek syntax, as well as his own
original material. It went through several editions between 1860 and 1890, and
remains an invaluable resource for scholars of the Greek language. This is a
reissue of the 1867 edition, published in Cambridge Massachusetts by Sever
and Francis. It presents a detailed and well organized discussion of moods,
tenses, infinitive, participles and verbal adjectives. Goodwin includes a large
collection of examples taken from a wide range of major Greek writers to
illustrate every variety of each construction. An index of these examples is
also provided for easy reference.