An introduction to language
AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE is ideal for use at all levels and in many different areas of instruction including education, languages, psychology, anthropology, teaching English as a Second Language (TESL), and linguistics. All chapters in this best-seller have been substantially revised to reflect recent discoveries and new understanding of linguistics and languages.
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Attending a college reputed as 'The Most Gruelling' in the US (Swarthmore College), grading a book as 5-Star means it was extremely helpful in traversing my path through a torrid and intense linguistic course. The examples, the illustrations, the quotations; they are all well chosen and convey vividly what language is, each in a unique way. An introduction to language is a book I would highly recommend to anyone who has a passion for linguistics or anyone who just wants to increase their knowledge about languauge.
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Review: An Introduction to LanguageUser Review - Mikael Lind - Goodreads
A pretty decent introduction to linguistics which deals with most general topics in the field. However, I don't like how they consider Chomsky's theories on language in an almost dogmatic way. It ... Read full review
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