Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics

Synopsis

Key Concepts in Language and Linguistics is a comprehensive A - Z guide to all the main terms and concepts used in the study of language and linguistics.Ideal for students, it contains over 200 entries, each providing:* a brief definition of the term followed by a more detailed description* the origin of the concept* key associated individuals* a guide to further reading* extensive cross-referencing.Written by the author of the bestselling Language: the Basics , this is an essential reference guide for all students of language and linguistics.

Additional information

Contributors:
Includes content by:
  • R. L. Trask
Publisher: Place of publication:
  • London
Publication year:
  • 1999