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.
Linking simple sentences to complex units is an elementary process which
all languages use to bridge the gap between the structure of the simple
sentence and that of texts. This volume is a collection of articles which
explore this theme from different perspectives: system-related, history of
the language, comparative linguistics, discourse-related, corpus linguistics.