Classification for linguistics and languages

a modified approach based on decimal classification
  • 31 Pages
  • 3.89 MB
  • English
Central Institute of Indian Languages , Mysore
Classification -- Books -- Philology, Classification -- Books, Classification, De
StatementH. S. Biligiri, C. R. Sulochana.
ContributionsSulochana, C. R., joint author.
LC ClassificationsZ697.P538 B54
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 31 p. ;
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Open LibraryOL4861842M
LC Control Number75900351

Her main research interests are language change, language classification, phonological theory, and variation in English and Scots. She has published a number of books on these topics, including Understanding Language Change (CUP ), Lexical Phonology and the History of English (CUP ), and Change, Chance, and Optimality (OUP ).Cited by: Aphasia is an acquired impairment of production or comprehension of language or both resulting from damage to the language network in the brain.

In this book, the authors present topical research in the study of the classification, management practices and prognosis of an aphasia : Hardcover. Language classification. Classification for linguistics and languages book There are two kinds of classification of languages practiced in linguistics: genetic (or genealogical) and typological.

The purpose of genetic classification is to group languages into families according to their degree of diachronic relatedness. For example, within the Indo-European family, such subfamilies as Germanic or Celtic are recognized; these subfamilies comprise German.

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CLASS P - LANGUAGE AND LITERATURE (Click each subclass for details) Subclass P Philology. Linguistics Subclass PA Greek language and literature. Latin language and literature Subclass PB Modern languages.

Celtic languages Subclass PC Romance languages Subclass PD Germanic languages. Scandinavian. Greenberg is known widely for his development of a classification system for the languages of Africa, which he published as a series of articles in the Southwestern Journal of Anthropology from to (reprinted together as a book, The Languages of Africa, in ).

He revised the book and published it again Classification for linguistics and languages bookfollowed by a Fields: Linguistics, African anthropology.

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This category is equivalent to the Library of Congress subject heading 'Language and Education,' not the LCSH category 'Applied Linguistics,' which includes computer applications of linguistics.

In the 'OLAC-Linguistic' extension of the DCMI Subject element, computer applications should beclassified as Computational Linguistics. This book is a general introduction to linguistics and the study of language, intended particularly for beginning students and readers with no previous knowledge or training in the subject.

There is first a general account of the nature of language and of the aims, methods and basic principles of linguistic theory. John Lyons then introduces in turn each of the main sub-fields of 4/5(3).

Genetic classification of languages is non-arbitrary in that it reflects history (descent through common ancestor) and thus it is the favorite classification system of linguists.

2 Adapted from LING One main method that has been employed to establish genetic relatedness of languages is. The only textbook of its kind, An Introduction to the Languages of the World is designed to introduce beginning linguistics students, who now typically start their study with little background in languages, to the variety of the languages of the world.

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He is the author of many publications including Aspect and Tense, and is editor of Studies in Language.5/5(1). Providing a contemporary and comprehensive look at the topical area of areal linguistics, this book looks systematically at different regions of the world whilst presenting a focussed and informed overview of the theory behind research into areal linguistics and language contact.

The topicality of. В§ 2. Classification of Linguistic Dictionaries: Thus a linguistic dictionary is a book of words in a language, usually listed alphabetically, with definitions, pronunciations, etymologies and other linguistic information or with their equivalents in another language (or other languages).

Chapter 1: What is language. 2 Like most modern studies of linguistics, this book is descriptive rather than prescriptive. It is not within the scope of the book to judge which of the following sentences is the more correct: A. I can't get no satisfaction.

I can't get any satisfaction. 4 Language Level Classification Systems for Savvy Learners American Council on the Teaching of Foreign Languages (ACTFL) Proficiency Guidelines. The ACTFL is an organization of language educators dedicated to improving language education.

Its proficiency guidelines are designed as a clear way to classify language skills. Linguistics - Linguistics - Linguistics and other disciplines: The term psycholinguistics was coined in the s and came into more general use after the publication of Charles E.

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Other languages also have fricatives at other places of articulation. If you bring your articulators close together but let the air flow smoothly, the resulting sound is called an approximant.

The glides [j] and [w] are classified as approximants when they behave like consonants. Linguistics on the Academic Oxford University Press website. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford.

It furthers the University's objective of excellence in research, scholarship, and education by publishing worldwide. Classification for linguistics and languages: a modified approach based on decimal classification.

[Hemmige Shriniwasarangachar Biligiri; C R Sulochana] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for # Classification--Books--Philology\/span>\n \u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\n schema. This book provides a comprehensive overview of current research in African languages, drawing on insights from anthropological linguistics, typology, historical and comparative linguistics, and sociolinguistics.

Africa is believed to host at least one third of the world's languages, usually classified into four phyla - Niger-Congo, Afro-Asiatic, Nilo-Saharan, and Khoisan - which are then. Encyclopedia of Chinese Language and Linguistics (5 Volumes) Editor-in-Chief: Rint Sybesma, Leiden University Associate Editors: Wolfgang Behr, University of Zürich, Yueguo Gu, Chinese Academy of Social Sciences, Zev Handel, University of Washington, C.-T.

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The Languages of Africa is a book of essays by the linguist Joseph Greenberg, in which the author sets forth a genetic classification of African languages that, with some changes, continues to be the most commonly used one today. It is an expanded and extensively revised version of his work Studies in African Linguistic Classification, which was itself a compilation of eight articles.

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1 Introduction to the Linguistic Study of Language key concepts Who these books are for These books are about language, but specifically about the English language. Delahunty and Garvey 4 and its uses. The first book is about the grammar of English; the second is Introduction to the Linguistic Study of Language.1.

A survey of African languages; 2. Historical linguistics and genealogical language classification in Africa; 3. Language contact and areal linguistics in Africa; 4.

Phonetics and African languages; 5. Current issues in African phonology; 6. Current issues in African morphosyntax; 7.

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