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:


Still Needed:


Can anyone overtake Syntax in the Subfield Challenge ?

Grad School Challenge Leader: University of Washington

Publishing Partner: Cambridge University Press CUP Extra Publisher Login
amazon logo
More Info

Search the LINGUIST Site

To search LINGUIST List Issues on the Listserv, click here.

To choose more than one resource/linguistic subfield, press the ctrl button (Windows user) or apple button
(Mac users) while clicking your mouse.

Resource(s) to search: Linguistic Subfield(s):

Does your search focus on a specific language or language family?
If so, please use the buttons below to select language specialty.
Language(s) Chosen:
Family(ies) Chosen:


If you need to enter a non-ASCII character into the field, hit the Escape key (ESC) on your keyboard and a small box will appear underneath that text field. Then enter a similar character, and you will get some related Unicode characters to choose from. Click one to enter it into the text field. To make the box go away, hit Escape again.

(Searches title and description fields)