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Major Works: Language & Linguistics

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  1. Comparative Grammar

    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Edited by Ian Roberts

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    The study of comparative grammar has long been a concern of linguistic theory. To the extent that, by studying the aspects of grammar which vary, we might arrive at an idea of what does not vary, this study can be seen as one way of studying universals of grammar. Although it has antecedents in the...

    Published December 20th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Asian Englishes

    Edited by Kingsley Bolton, Braj B. Kachru

    Series: The History and Development of World Englishes Series

    In recent decades, the cultural and linguistic legacies of the colonial era have been superseded by the globalization of English through the international mass media, particularly via satellite television and the Internet. In many societies that were previously the colonies of Anglophone powers, ‘...

    Published November 15th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Phonetics of English in the Nineteenth Century

    Edited by Beverly Collins, Inger Mees

    Series: Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Work on speech sound and the sound systems of languages can be traced back in the British Isles at least as far as the sixteenth century. It was, however, only in the nineteenth century that the word ‘phonetics’ was actually coined, and it was also at this time that a wider interest in the subject...

    Published October 31st 2006 by Routledge

  4. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 1, Sounds and Spellings

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  5. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 2, Syntax (first volume)

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  6. Novial Lexike

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  7. The Philosophy of Grammar

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1924....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Progress in Language, with special reference to English

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    First published in 2006. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  9. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 4. Syntax (third volume)

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge

  10. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 3

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published October 15th 2006 by Routledge