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It's Been Said Before

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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.

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Title: Indogermanische Sprachwissenschaft [Indo-Germanic Philology]
Written By: Michael Meier-Brügger
Series Title: De Gruyter Studium

9th, revised and supplemented edition!

De Gruyter’s informative textbook “Indo-Germanic Philology” on the issues
and problems of Indo-Germanic philology covers the research results of the
field since 1945. In addition to phonology and morphology, the volume also
treats syntax and vocabulary. The introductory part contains a history of
Indo-Germanic philology and a description of the language families. Most of
the examples come from Latin, Ancient Greek and Sanskrit. The book is
intended for students of this subject area and interested students and
scholars from all philologies.

Publication Year: 2010
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): General Linguistics
Language Family(ies): Indo-European
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Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9783110251449
Pages: 450
Format: Paperback
ISBN-13: 9783110251432
Pages: 450
Prices: Europe EURO 29.95