Language and Linguistics: The Key Concepts

2nd Edition

R.L. Trask, Peter Stockwell

Routledge
Published May 30, 2007
Reference - 370 Pages
ISBN 9780415413596 - CAT# RU3591Z
Series: Routledge Key Guides

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Summary

A comprehensive and critical A-Z guide to the main terms and concepts used in the study of language and linguistics, definitions featured include:

  • terms used in grammatical analysis
  • branches of linguistics from semantics to neurolinguistics
  • approaches used in studying language from critical discourse analysis to systemic linguistics
  • linguistic phenomena from code-switching to conversational implicature
  • language varieties from pidgin to standard language.

This fully updated second edition includes a new introduction, a wide range of new entries (reflecting developments in linguistics) and added specialized further reading for lecturers and more advanced students.

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