Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar: With Sociolinguistic Commentary

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar: With Sociolinguistic Commentary

Ronelle Alexander

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar analyzes and clarifies the complicated, dynamic language state of affairs within the former Yugoslavia. Addressing squarely the problems hooked up with the splintering of Serbo-Croatian into part languages, this quantity presents academics and inexperienced persons with sensible strategies and highlights the diversities one of the languages in addition to the communicative center that all of them proportion. the 1st e-book to hide all 3 elements of the post-Yugoslav linguistic atmosphere, this reference handbook features:

· Thorough presentation of the grammar universal to Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian, with explication of the entire significant differences
· Examples from a extensive variety of spoken language and literature
· New ways to accessory and clitic ordering, of the main tricky issues in BCS grammar
· Order of grammar presentation in chapters 1–16 keyed to corresponding classes in Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Textbook
· "Sociolinguistic remark" explicating the cultural and political context during which Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian functionality and feature been defined
· Separate indexes of the grammar and sociolinguistic observation, and of all phrases mentioned in both

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