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  1. Marathi

    By Rajeshwari Pandharipande

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This is a complete grammatical description of Marathi, which belongs to the Indo-European family and is spoken in Maharashtra State in India. It has around 45 million speakers, who comprise about eight per cent of the total population of India. Marathi is particularly interesting from the point of...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  2. Rapanui

    A Descriptive Grammar

    By Veronica du Feu

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Rapanui, the language of Easter Island, is in danger of extinction. A Polynesian language, closely related to Maori, it is spoken by less than 2000 people. This description, based on recordings made in the 1980s and on information provided by the islanders, represents Veronica De Feu's...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  3. Maori

    By Winifred Bauer

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    This descriptive grammar provides a uniquely comprehensive description of Maori, the East Polynesian language of the indigenous people of New Zealand. Today, the language is under threat and it seems likely that the Maori of the future will differ quite considerably from the Maori of the...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  4. Hungarian

    By Istvan Kenesei, Robert M. Vago, Anna Fenyvesi

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Hungarian is spoken by 14-15 million people worldwide. A unique language, completely unrelated to the languages of its neighbouring countries, it boasts a grammar full of complex features and vocabulary of basically Uralic (Finno-Ugric) origin. Hungarian addresses current issues in the description...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Kashmiri

    A Cognitive-Descriptive Grammar

    By Omkar N. Koul, Kashi Wali

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Kashmir boasts a language which challenges every field of linguistics. Kashmiri is spoken by approximately 3,000,000 people. Its syntax, similar to Germanic and other verb second languages, has raised many significant issues within current generative theories proposed by Chomsky and other prominent...

    Published October 4th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Understanding Morphology

    2nd Edition

    By Martin Haspelmath, Andrea Sims

    Series: Understanding Language

    This new edition of Understanding Morphology has been fully revised in line with the latest research. It now includes 'big picture' questions to highlight central themes in morphology, as well as research exercises for each chapter. Understanding Morphology presents an introduction to the study of...

    Published September 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  7. Grammar: A Pocket Guide

    By Susan J. Behrens

    If you've ever wanted a quick and easy guide to verbs and adverbs, commas and apostrophes, clauses and prepositions, then this is a must-have book for you. Easing readers gently into the study of the structure of English, Grammar: A Pocket Guide covers common questions such as: Is it "10 items or...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge

  8. RLE: Japan Mini-Set C: Language & Literature (8 vols)

    By Various

    Mini-set C: Language & Literature re-issues a century of publishing in 8 volumes originally published between 1896 and 1989 and covers phonetics, grammar and syntax of the Japanese language as well as some of its most iconic literature and drama. For institutional purchases for...

    Published September 6th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Introducing Phonetics and Phonology

    3rd Edition

    By Mike Davenport, S.J. Hannahs

    This book examines some of the ways in which linguists can express what native speakers know about the sound system of their language. Intended for the absolute beginner, it requires no previous background in linguistics, phonetics or phonology. Starting with a grounding in phonetics and...

    Published July 29th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Catalan

    By Jose Ignacio Hualde

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Among the languages of Europe spoken by bilingual communities, Catalan has a special status because of its vitality. Catalan enjoys official recognition in Catalonia, Valencia and the Balearic Islands, in spain and in the principality of Andorra. Catalan is of importance within the Romance family...

    Published July 15th 2010 by Routledge