First published in Great Britain in 1935, this Routledge Revival reissues one of the most influential works ever published in the field of linguistics. Leonard Bloomfield's Language is both a masterpiece of textbook writing and a classic of academic scholarship, which examines the fundamentals of language and linguistics in a clear, precise manner. Intended as an introduction to the field of linguistics, for both the general reader and for students of linguistics, this detailed study covers a breadth of topics, ranging from: world languages, phonetic structure and syntax, through to morphology, semantics and dialectics.
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This book presents the fundamentals of Linguistics and the historical survey of Languages. It focuses mainly on the study and use of language and Languages of the world, the phonetic structure and change, syntax, Morphology, written records, Dialect Geography, Fluctuation in the Frequency of Forms, Dialect, Applications and Outlook, etc.About the Author:
Leonard Bloomfield (1887-1949) was professor of linguistics at the University of Chicago and Yale University.
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Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. 0044000162 New Condition. Bookseller Inventory # NEW6.0010625
Book Description HarperCollins Publishers Ltd, 1969. Hardcover. Book Condition: New. Bookseller Inventory # P110044000162