Linguistics: A Very Short Introduction

Linguistics: A Very Short Introduction

P. H. Matthews

Linguistics falls within the hole among arts and technology, at the edges of which the main interesting discoveries and crucial difficulties are chanced on. starting on the 'arts' finish of the topic with the typical origins of languages, and completing on the 'science' finish with the latest discoveries concerning language within the mind, this stimulating consultant covers all of the significant elements of linguistics from a fresh and insightful angle.

About the sequence: Combining authority with wit, accessibility, and elegance, Very brief Introductions supply an creation to a few of life's finest subject matters. Written via specialists for the newcomer, they show the best modern considering the valuable difficulties and matters in countless numbers of key subject matters, from philosophy to Freud, quantum concept to Islam.

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