This best-selling introductory linguistics textbooks treats language as both a system (structure) and a social tool (use) - an approach that serves students in many disciplines, especially linguistics, English, speech communication, and education. Features such as aWhat Do You Think?a and aTry It Yourselfa prompt students to consider language in daily life and to begin thinking about language analysis, while new aLanguage at the Bara features show them the real-world applications of linguistic analysis to criminal and civil legal cases. The wide range of exercises includes aEspecially for Educators and Future Teachersa sections ideal for future educators, as well as aPractice Exercises, a aBased on English, a and end-of-chapter review sections. Based on sound scholarship and framed in a clear, friendly presentation, LANGUAGE: ITS STRUCTURE AND USE, Seventh Edition, helps students understand the uniquely human trait of language. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.Baugh and Cable (2012)afrom which come our examples of French borrowings into Middle English, Latin and Greek borrowings ... Especially valuable for Old English syntax is Mitchell and Robinson (2011). ... A Guide to Old English, 8th ed.
|Title||:||Language: Its Structure and Use|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2014-01-01|