Introduction to the History of English (Textbooks in English Language and Linguistics (TELL))

4 avg rating
( 1 ratings by Goodreads )
 
9783631560044: Introduction to the History of English (Textbooks in English Language and Linguistics (TELL))
View all copies of this ISBN edition:
 
 

This book is written for students of English who are interested in the history of the language and would like to read an accessible but also comprehensive and reasonably detailed introduction. Apart from basic information about language change and the Indo-European background of English, it gives an outline of the major periods of the language (Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English and Late Modern English), with a brief examination of the perspectives of present-day English. Each period chapter provides information about the socio-historical background, the core areas of linguistic structure, discourse, speech acts and genres, and concludes with study questions and exercises.

"synopsis" may belong to another edition of this title.

About the Author:

Thomas Kohnen is Professor of English historical linguistics at the University of Cologne. His major fields of study include historical pragmatics and historical text linguistics, corpus linguistics, historical syntax, speech act theory as well as orality and literacy and the language of religion.

"About this title" may belong to another edition of this title.

Top Search Results from the AbeBooks Marketplace

1.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Irish Booksellers
(Portland, ME, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2014. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M3631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 24.60
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.27
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

2.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Lang, Peter GmbH (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Softcover Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Lang, Peter GmbH, 2014. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # L9783631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.16
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

3.

Thomas Kohnen (author)
Published by Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften 2014-03-19, Frankfurt am Main (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Blackwell's
(Oxford, OX, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften 2014-03-19, Frankfurt am Main, 2014. paperback. Condition: New. Seller Inventory # 9783631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 29.30
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.70
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

4.

Kohnen, Thomas
Published by Peter Lang GmbH, International (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Murray Media
(NORTH MIAMI BEACH, FL, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang GmbH, International, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. Never used!. Seller Inventory # P113631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 39.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

5.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Gmbh Lang Mrz 2014 (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Taschenbuch Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Gmbh Lang Mrz 2014, 2014. Taschenbuch. Condition: Neu. Neuware - This book is written for students of English who are interested in the history of the language and would like to read an accessible but also comprehensive and reasonably detailed introduction. Apart from basic information about language change and the Indo-European background of English, it gives an outline of the major periods of the language (Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English and Late Modern English), with a brief examination of the perspectives of present-day English. Each period chapter provides information about the socio-historical background, the core areas of linguistic structure, discourse, speech acts and genres, and concludes with study questions and exercises. 207 pp. Englisch. Seller Inventory # 9783631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 13.59
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

6.

Kohnen, Thomas
Published by Peter Lang Pub Inc (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Paperback Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
Revaluation Books
(Exeter, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang Pub Inc, 2014. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. 1st new edition edition. 207 pages. 8.00x5.75x0.50 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # __3631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 35.57
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 9.70
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

7.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Lang AG, Switzerland (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
The Book Depository EURO
(London, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang AG, Switzerland, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. New edition. Language: English . Brand New Book. This book is written for students of English who are interested in the history of the language and would like to read an accessible but also comprehensive and reasonably detailed introduction. Apart from basic information about language change and the Indo-European background of English, it gives an outline of the major periods of the language (Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English and Late Modern English), with a brief examination of the perspectives of present-day English. Each period chapter provides information about the socio-historical background, the core areas of linguistic structure, discourse, speech acts and genres, and concludes with study questions and exercises. Seller Inventory # LIB9783631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 45.40
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 3.88
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

8.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Gmbh Lang Mrz 2014 (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Taschenbuch Quantity Available: 2
Seller:
AHA-BUCH GmbH
(Einbeck, Germany)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Gmbh Lang Mrz 2014, 2014. Taschenbuch. Condition: Neu. Neuware - This book is written for students of English who are interested in the history of the language and would like to read an accessible but also comprehensive and reasonably detailed introduction. Apart from basic information about language change and the Indo-European background of English, it gives an outline of the major periods of the language (Old English, Middle English, Early Modern English and Late Modern English), with a brief examination of the perspectives of present-day English. Each period chapter provides information about the socio-historical background, the core areas of linguistic structure, discourse, speech acts and genres, and concludes with study questions and exercises. 207 pp. Englisch. Seller Inventory # 9783631560044

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 30.27
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 33.41
From Germany to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

9.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Lang GmbH 2014-03-19 (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Quantity Available: 5
Seller:
Chiron Media
(Wallingford, United Kingdom)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang GmbH 2014-03-19, 2014. Condition: New. Brand new book, sourced directly from publisher. Dispatch time is 4-5 working days from our warehouse. Book will be sent in robust, secure packaging to ensure it reaches you securely. Seller Inventory # NU-LBR-01729419

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 28.40
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: US$ 38.81
From United Kingdom to U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds

10.

Thomas Kohnen
Published by Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften (2014)
ISBN 10: 3631560044 ISBN 13: 9783631560044
New Paperback Quantity Available: 1
Seller:
Books Express
(Portsmouth, NH, U.S.A.)
Rating
[?]

Book Description Peter Lang GmbH, Internationaler Verlag der Wissenschaften, 2014. Paperback. Condition: New. New edition. Ships with Tracking Number! INTERNATIONAL WORLDWIDE Shipping available. Buy with confidence, excellent customer service!. Seller Inventory # 3631560044n

More information about this seller | Contact this seller

Buy New
US$ 92.00
Convert currency

Add to Basket

Shipping: FREE
Within U.S.A.
Destination, rates & speeds