A Companion to the History of the English Language
  • Author : Haruko Momma
  • Release Date : 18 November 2009
  • Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
  • Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
  • Pages : 592
  • ISBN 13 : 9781444302868
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A Companion to the History of the English Language addresses the linguistic, cultural, social, and literary approaches to language study. The first text to offer a complete survey of the field, this volume provides the most up-to-date insights of leading international scholars. An accessible reference to the history of the English language Comprises more than sixty essays written by leading international scholars Aids literature students in incorporating language study into their work Includes an historical survey of the English language, from its Germanic and Indo- European beginnings to modern British and American English Enriched with maps, diagrams, and illustrations from historical publications Introduces the latest scholarship in the field

A Companion to the History of the English Language

A Companion to the History of the English Language

Author : Haruko Momma,Michael Matto
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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A Companion to the History of the English Language addresses the linguistic, cultural, social, and literary approaches to language study. The first text to offer a complete survey of the field, this volume provides the most up-to-date insights of leading international scholars. An accessible reference to the history of the ...

A Companion to the History of the English Language

A Companion to the History of the English Language

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Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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A Companion to the History of the English Language addresses the linguistic, cultural, social, and literary approaches to language study. The first text to offer a complete survey of the field, this volume provides the most up-to-date insights of leading international scholars. An accessible reference to the history of the ...

A Companion to Baugh and Cable s A History of the English Language

A Companion to Baugh and Cable s A History of the English Language

Author : Thomas Cable
Publisher : Routledge
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This comprehensive and accessible student workbook accompanies the fifth edition of Albert C. Baugh and Thomas Cable's History of the English Language. Each chapter in the workbook corresponds directly to a chapter in the textbook and offers exercises, review questions, extensive supplementary examples, additional explanations and a range of sample ...

A Companion to the History of the Book

A Companion to the History of the Book

Author : Simon Eliot,Jonathan Rose
Publisher : John Wiley & Sons
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A COMPANION TO THE HISTORY OF THE BOOK A COMPANION TO THE HISTORY OF THE BOOK Edited by Simon Eliot and Jonathan Rose “As a stimulating overview of the multidimensional present state of the field, the Companion has no peer.” Choice “If you want to understand how cultures come into ...

A Companion to the History of the English Language

A Companion to the History of the English Language

Author : Haruko Momma,Michael Matto
Publisher : Wiley-Blackwell
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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This Companion brings together more than 60 distinguished contributors to offer a wide-ranging survey of the history of the English language, from its Indo-European and Germanic past, through British and American usage, to the rise of colonial and post-colonial English. Many of the essays investigate regional and ethnic varieties and take ...

The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

The Cambridge Companion to the History of the Book

Author : Leslie Howsam
Publisher : Cambridge University Press
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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An accessible and wide-ranging study of the history of the book within local, national and global contexts....

A History of the English Language

A History of the English Language

Author : Elly van Gelderen
Publisher : John Benjamins Publishing Company
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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The English language in its complex shapes and forms changes fast. This thoroughly revised edition has been refreshed with current examples of change and has been updated regarding archeological research. Most suggestions brought up by users and reviewers have been incorporated, for instance, a family tree for Germanic has been ...

Studies in the History of the English Language VI

Studies in the History of the English Language VI

Author : Michael Adams,Laurel J. Brinton,R.D. Fulk
Publisher : Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Genre : Language Arts & Disciplines
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The relationships among data, evidence, and methodology in English historical linguistics are perennially vexed. This volume– which ranges chronologically from Old to Present-Day English and from manuscripts to corpora– challenges a wide variety of assumptions and practices and illustrates how diverse methods and approaches construct evidence for historical linguistic arguments ...