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Latin: A Linguistic Introduction

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Applies the principles of contemporary linguistics to the study of Latin and provides clear explanations of grammatical rules alongside diagrams to illustrate complex structures.


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The Ancient Language, and the Dialect of Cornwall, with an Enlarged Glossary of Cornish Provincial Words

By Frederick W.P. Jago

Containing around 3,700 dialect words from both Cornish and English,, this glossary was published in 1882 by Frederick W. P. Jago (1817–92) in an effort to describe and preserve the dialect as it too declined and it is an invaluable record of a disappearing dialect and way of life.


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Linguistic Bibliography for the Year 2013

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Title: History of Linguistics 2008
Subtitle: Selected papers from the eleventh International Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (ICHoLS XI), 28 August - 2 September 2008, Potsdam
Edited By: Gerda Hassler
Gesina Volkmann
URL: http://www.benjamins.com/cgi-bin/t_bookview.cgi?bookid=SiHoLS%20115
Series Title: Studies in the History of the Language Sciences 115
Description:

This volume contains a selection of papers presented at the 11th International
Conference on the History of the Language Sciences (Potsdam 2008) which are
especially representative of the concerns of the conference and its thematic
range. The reflection about language and the individual languages has
characterized cultures since ancient times and has brought forth different
traditions of the language sciences. The contributions cover the period from
antiquity to contemporary history. In addition to terminological and social history
approaches, they also include research results based on corpora or which
reconstruct theoretical approaches. More than other scholars, linguists are
turning to the history of their science for answers to current questions. This
underscores the value of the history of language sciences for understanding the
present state of linguistics and its development. Interdisciplinarity necessary for
the research of many issues and manifestations of language makes historical
reflections on the disciplines indispensable.

Publication Year: 2011
Publisher: John Benjamins
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Linguistic Field(s): History of Linguistics
Discipline of Linguistics
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