It was about one and a half years ago that I finally I arrived where I had always wanted to be and do what I had always wanted-- teach students, support small language communities and conduct research on African languages on my doorstep. The University of Cape Town and my new colleagues welcomed my efforts to establish the Centre for African Language Diversity-- CALDi as well as The African Language Archive-- TALA and I was recently appointed the Mellon Research Chair: African Language Diversity this initiative. The main aim of CALDi is to train young African scholars in descriptive linguistics and open up space for research into African languages at UCT with the hopes of countering the dominance of African linguistics outside the continent. It has been a great challenge for which my whole career has been a form of preparation...Read more
The Cambridge Handbook of Communication Disorders examines the full range of developmental and acquired communication disorders and provides the most up-to-date and comprehensive guide to the epidemiology, aetiology and clinical features of these disorders.
A Study of Dependent Construction in Korean School Grammar
This book is a treatise on Korean dependent construction. It aims to
suggest a methodology for Korean-language teaching, especially the teaching
of Korean school grammar, targeted to Chinese learners.
This book takes up the following three things. First, it examines the
dependent construction in Korean school grammar. Second, it analyzes
semantic functions, and the uses, of Korean dependent construction and
compares them with Chinese. Finally, it proposes Chinese-learner-oriented
methods of the education of Korean school grammar, based on the dependent