Featured Linguist!

Jost Gippert: Our Featured Linguist!

"Buenos dias", "buenas noches" -- this was the first words in a foreign language I heard in my life, as a three-year old boy growing up in developing post-war Western Germany, where the first gastarbeiters had arrived from Spain. Fascinated by the strange sounds, I tried to get to know some more languages, the only opportunity being TV courses of English and French -- there was no foreign language education for pre-teen school children in Germany yet in those days. Read more



Donate Now | Visit the Fund Drive Homepage

Amount Raised:

$34228

Still Needed:

$40772

Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington


Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login

Browse reviews by publishers



19 Review Title(s) found for Brill.
Click on the review title for more information.

The Genesis of Sri Lanka Malay : A Case of Extreme Language Contact
(Reviewer: Felicity Meakins) - - Sebastian Nordhoff (22-Nov-2013)

Vagueness, Gradability and Typicality : The Interpretation of Adjectives and Nouns
(Reviewer: Luca Sbordone) - - Galit W. Sassoon (02-Sep-2013)

Deriving Nominals : A Syntactic Account of Malagasy Nominalizations
(Reviewer: Megan Schildmier Stone) - - Dimitrios Ntelitheos (14-Jun-2013)

Perception and Cognition in Language and Culture
(Reviewer: Thiago Costa Chacon) - - Alexandra Y Aikhenvald, Anne Storch (10-May-2013)

The Subjunctive Mood in Arabic Grammatical Thought
(Reviewer: Dinha Tobiya Gorgis) - - Arik Sadan (24-Feb-2013)

Middle Arabic and Mixed Arabic : Diachrony and Synchrony
(Reviewer: David Wilmsen) - - Liesbeth Zack, Arie Schipper (09-Dec-2012)

Language Policy and Language Conflict in Afghanistan and Its Neighbors : The Changing Politics of Language Choice
(Reviewer: Richard G Littauer) - - Harold F. Schiffman, Brian Spooner (12-Sep-2012)

Sabellian Demonstratives : Forms and Functions
(Reviewer: Nicholas Zair) - - Emmanuel Dupraz (11-Jul-2012)

The Mehri Language of Oman
(Reviewer: Kevin T Schluter) - - Aaron D. Rubin (24-Oct-2011)

Handbook of the Syllable
(Reviewer: Christoper R. Green) - - Charles E. Cairns, Eric Raimy (02-Oct-2011)

Arabic and the Media : Linguistic Analyses and Applications
(Reviewer: Islam Youssef) - - Reem Bassiouney (28-Jun-2011)

Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics, Vol. 3
(Reviewer: Nadia Hamrouni) - - Kees Versteegh, Mushira Eid, Alaa Elgibali, Manfred Woidich, Andrzej Zaborski (26-Oct-2010)

Encyclopedia of Arabic Language and Linguistics (Set) : Volumes 1-5
(Reviewer: Rebecca Molloy) - - Kees Versteegh, Mushira Eid, Alaa Elgibali, Manfred Woidich, Andrzej Zaborski (20-Jul-2010)

Reconstructing Proto-Nostratic : Comparative Phonology, Morphology, and Vocabulary
(Reviewer: Simonetta M. Pelusi) - - Allan Bomhard (30-Jun-2009)

A Grammar of Lepcha : Languages of the Greater Himalayan Region, Volume 5
(Reviewer: Jakob Dempsey) - - Heleen Plaisier (19-Jun-2009)

Plato. Ion Or: On the Iliad
(Reviewer: Anne Mahoney) - - Albert Rijksbaron (15-Jun-2009)

The Politics of Language in Chinese Education, 1895–1919
(Reviewer: Susan Olmstead-Wang) - - Elisabeth Kaske (09-Apr-2009)

Etymological Dictionary of Latin : and the other Italic Languages
(Reviewer: Andrew D. Carstairs-McCarthy) - - Michiel de Vaan (07-Apr-2009)

Koguryo: The Language of Japan’s Continental Relatives : An Introduction to the Historical-Comparative Study of the Japanese-Koguryoic Languages, with a Preliminary Description of Archaic Northeastern Middle Chinese, Second Edition
(Reviewer: Picus Sizhi Ding) - - Christopher I. Beckwith (15-Jul-2008)