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Arabic Historical Dialectology: Linguistic and Sociolinguistic Approaches

ISBN : 9780198701378

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¥14,608
Author: 
Clive Holes
Pages
448 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2018
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
This book, by a group of leading international scholars, outlines the history of the spoken dialects of Arabic from the Arab Conquests of the seventh century up to the present day. It specifically inv ... Read more

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Arabic Indefinites, Interrogatives, and Negators: A Linguistic History of Western Dialects

ISBN : 9780198718123

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¥13,145
Author: 
David Wilmsen
Pages
264 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
162 x 240 mm
Pub date
Oct 2014
Series
Oxford Studies in Diachronic and Historical Linguistics
This book traces the origins and development of the Arabic grammatical marker s/si, which is found in interrogatives, negators, and indefinite determiners over a broad dialect area that stretches from ... Read more

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Archi: Complexities of Agreement in Cross-Theoretical Perspective

ISBN : 9780198747291

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¥13,145
Author: 
Greville G. Corbett; Marina Chumakina; Dunstan Brown
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
153 x 234 mm
Pub date
Aug 2016
Series
Oxford Studies of Endangered Languages
This book presents a controlled evaluation of three widely practised syntactic theories on the basis of the extremely complex agreement system of Archi, an endangered Nakh-Daghestanian language. Even ... Read more

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Are Some Languages Better than Others?

ISBN : 9780198817833

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¥3,102
Author: 
R. M. W. Dixon
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
This book sets out to answer a question that many linguists have been hesitant to ask: are some languages better than others? Written in the author's usual accessible and engaging style, the book outl ... Read more

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Are Some Languages Better Than Others?

ISBN : 9780198766810

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¥4,565
Author: 
R. M. W. Dixon
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
135 x 216 mm
Pub date
Mar 2016
Written in an accessible and engaging style to appeal to a general audience Contains extensive anecdotes and details of unusual linguistic phenomena from a range of languages Offers an entertai ... Read more

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Arguing over Texts: The Rhetoric of Interpretation

ISBN : 9780190677121

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¥11,396
Author: 
Martin Camper
Pages
208 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Dec 2017
From the Constitution to the Bible, from literary classics to political sound bites, our modern lives are filled with numerous texts that govern and influence our behavior and beliefs. Whether in the ... Read more

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Argument Licensing and Agreement

ISBN : 9780190256470

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¥16,170
Author: 
Claire Halpert
Pages
316 Pages
Format
Hardcover
Size
156 x 235 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
The strikingly unrestricted syntactic distribution of nouns in many Bantu languages often leads to proposals that syntactic case does not play an active role in the grammar of Bantu. This book offers ... Read more

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Argument Licensing and Agreement

ISBN : 9780190256487

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¥6,149
Author: 
Claire Halpert
Pages
320 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
161 x 234 mm
Pub date
Nov 2015
Series
Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
The strikingly unrestricted syntactic distribution of nouns in many Bantu languages often leads to proposals that syntactic case does not play an active role in the grammar of Bantu. This book offers ... Read more

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Aspects of Split Ergativity

ISBN : 9780199858736

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¥6,919
Author: 
Jessica Coon
Pages
288 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
154 x 234 mm
Pub date
Sep 2013
Series
Oxford Studies in Comparative Syntax
In languages with aspect-based split ergativity, one portion of the grammar follows an ergative pattern, while another shows a "split." In this book, Jessica Coon argues that aspectual split ergativit ... Read more

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Assessment Sensitivity: Relative Truth and its Applications

ISBN : 9780198776819

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¥4,290
Author: 
John MacFarlane
Pages
368 Pages
Format
Paperback
Size
156 x 234 mm
Pub date
Apr 2016
Series
Context And Content
John MacFarlane debates how we might make sense of the idea that truth is relative, and how we might use this idea to give satisfying accounts of parts of our thought and talk that have resisted tradi ... Read more

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