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

New from Oxford University Press!


What is English? And Why Should We Care?

By: Tim William Machan

To find some answers Tim Machan explores the language's present and past, and looks ahead to its futures among the one and a half billion people who speak it. His search is fascinating and important, for definitions of English have influenced education and law in many countries and helped shape the identities of those who live in them.

New from Cambridge University Press!


Medical Writing in Early Modern English

Edited by Irma Taavitsainen and Paivi Pahta

This volume provides a new perspective on the evolution of the special language of medicine, based on the electronic corpus of Early Modern English Medical Texts, containing over two million words of medical writing from 1500 to 1700.


185 Book Title(s) found

Books 1 to 15 of 186

Click on the book title for more information.

Author Title Publication Date
Abeillé, Anne (Editor)
Treebanks : Building and Using Parsed Corpora 2004
Abraham, Werner
Knowledge and Language - Volume 1: From Orwell's Problem to Plato's Problem 1993
Abraham, Werner
Knowledge and Language - Volume 2: Lexical and Conceptual Structure 1993
Adger, David (Editor)
Peripheries : Syntactic Edges and their Effects 2004
Amara, Muhammad
Language Education Policy : The Arab Minority in Israel 2002
Asher, Nicholas
Reference to Abstract Objects in Discourse 1993
Baayen, Harald
Word Frequency Distributions 2001
Bach, Emmon
The Formal Complexity of Natural Language 1994
Baldauf Jr., Richard
Language and Language-in-Education Planning in the Pacific Basin 2002
Barcelos, Ana-Maria (Editor)
Beliefs About SLA : New Research Approaches 2003
Berger, Shlomo (Editor)
Zutot 2002
Berry, Lisette
Exploring Textual Data 1997
Bloothooft, Gerrit (Editor)
Corpus-Based Methods in Language and Speech Processing 1997
Bonk, Thomas (Editor)
Language, Truth and Knowledge : Contributions to the Philosophy of Rudolf Carnap 2004
Booij, Geert
Yearbook of Morphology 1992 1993

   1  ...

Go Back to Browse books by Publishers