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It's Been Said Before

By Orin Hargraves

It's Been Said Before "examines why certain phrases become clichés and why they should be avoided -- or why they still have life left in them."

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Sounds Fascinating

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: Die Schnittstelle von Morphologie und geschriebener Sprache [The Interface Between Morphology and Written Language]
Edited By: Martin Neef
Carmen Scherer
Series Title: De Gruyter Linguistische Arbeiten 551

An important aspect of the analysis of written language is to explain its relationship to spoken language. The volume focuses on how morphology influences forms of spelling. It brings together 8 papers, including a review of the historical development of German and Dutch orthography, a paper about the possibilities for marking morphological structure that exist in German spelling, and about the effects of such marking on the process of reading.

Publication Year: 2013
Publisher: De Gruyter Mouton
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Linguistic Field(s): Morphology
Writing Systems
Historical Linguistics
Subject Language(s): Dutch
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Format: Hardback
ISBN-13: 9783110334760
Pages: 258
Prices: Europe EURO 89.95

Format: Electronic
ISBN-13: 9783110336665
Pages: 258
Prices: Europe EURO 89.95