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.
"The Grammar of Q" puts forth a novel syntactic and semantic analysis of wh-
questions, one that is based upon in-depth study of the Tlingit language, an
endangered and under-documented language of North America. A major
consequence of this new approach is that the phenomenon classically dubbed
"pied-piping" does not actually exist.