Linguistics: Grammar, Syntax & Linguistic Structure

  • A Study of the Logbara (Ma'di) Language: Grammar and Vocabulary book cover

    A Study of the Logbara (Ma'di) Language

    Grammar and Vocabulary, 1st Edition

    By J. P. Crazzolara

    In the mid 20th century the people known as the Logbara were a diverse collection of groups fleeing from different parts and having different socail and political affiliations - essentially refugees in search of a new home. At the time that this book was originally published in 1960, existing…

    Paperback – 2019-09-01 
    Routledge
    Linguistic Surveys of Africa

  • Nature and History: The Evolutionary Approach for Social Scientists book cover

    Nature and History

    The Evolutionary Approach for Social Scientists, 1st Edition

    By Ignazio Masulli

    Originally published in 1990, Nature and History examines how Darwin’s theory of evolution has been expanded by scholars and researchers to include virtually every scientific discipline. The book presents a morphological analysis of historical and social sciences – sciences which have traditionally…

    Hardback – 2019-08-31 
    Routledge
    Routledge Libary Editions: Evolution

  • The Routledge Handbook of Vocabulary Studies book cover

    The Routledge Handbook of Vocabulary Studies

    1st Edition

    Edited by Stuart Webb

    The Routledge Handbook of Vocabulary Studies provides a cutting-edge survey of current scholarship in this area. Divided into four sections which cover: understanding vocabulary; approaches to teaching and learning vocabulary; measuring knowledge of vocabulary; and key issues in teaching,…

    Hardback – 2019-07-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

  • Word Choice Errors: A Descriptive Linguistics Approach book cover

    Word Choice Errors

    A Descriptive Linguistics Approach, 1st Edition

    By Gulsat Aygen, Sarah Eastlund

    American English has many word pairs and trios that are alike enough to be confusing. Word Choice Errors provides a novel way to empower writers of all levels to cut through the confusion to understand which word to use and why that’s the word to use. Written in a user-friendly style, grounded in…

    Paperback – 2019-07-16 
    Routledge

  • Korean book cover

    Korean

    1st Edition

    By Ho-min Sohn

    This work, first published in 1994, provides a framework which covers the major aspects of contemporary standard Korean and allows cross-language comparisons. It offers a wide-ranging and comprehensive grammatical description of Korean, covering syntax, morphology, phonology, ideophone/…

    Hardback – 2019-07-15 
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: Korean Studies

  • Prominence and Locality in Grammar: The Syntax and Semantics of Wh-Questions and Reflexives book cover

    Prominence and Locality in Grammar

    The Syntax and Semantics of Wh-Questions and Reflexives, 1st Edition

    By Jianhua Hu

    This book challenges the current consensus on the analysis of wh-questions and reflexives from the perspective of the syntax-semantics interface. An integrated approach incorporating analyses of the interaction between different levels of linguistic knowledge is proposed. It argues that the…

    Hardback – 2019-06-27 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • A New Approach to English Pedagogical Grammar: The Order of Meanings book cover

    A New Approach to English Pedagogical Grammar

    The Order of Meanings, 1st Edition

    Edited by Akira Tajino

    This book proposes Meaning-order Approach to Pedagogical Grammar (MAP Grammar) as a practical pedagogical approach in ESL and EFL contexts. Teaching grammar through an easy-to-understand three-dimensional model, MAP Grammar establishes the clause as the fundamental unit of English and interprets…

    Paperback – 2019-05-25 
    Routledge

  • Language Aptitude: Advancing Theory, Testing, Research and Practice book cover

    Language Aptitude

    Advancing Theory, Testing, Research and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Zhisheng (Edward) Wen, Peter Skehan, Adriana Biedron, Shaofeng Li, Richard Sparks

    Language Aptitude: Advancing Theory, Testing, Research and Practice brings together cutting-edge global perspectives on foreign language aptitude. Drawing from educational psychology, cognitive science, and neuroscience, the editors have assembled interdisciplinary authors writing for an applied…

    Paperback – 2019-05-22 
    Routledge
    Second Language Acquisition Research Series

  • Practical English Phonetics and Phonology: A Resource Book for Students book cover

    Practical English Phonetics and Phonology

    A Resource Book for Students, 4th Edition

    By Beverley Collins, Inger M. Mees, Paul Carley

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students. Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings—all in…

    Paperback – 2019-05-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge English Language Introductions

  • The Grammar of Chinese Characters: Productive Knowledge of Formal Patterns in an Orthograhic System book cover

    The Grammar of Chinese Characters

    Productive Knowledge of Formal Patterns in an Orthograhic System, 1st Edition

    By James Myers

    Anybody who reads or writes Chinese characters knows that they obey a grammar of sorts: though numerous, they are built out of a much smaller set of constituents, often interpretable in meaning or pronunciation, that are themselves built out of an even smaller set of strokes. This book goes far…

    Hardback – 2019-05-02 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in East Asian Linguistics

  • Focus Manifestation in Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese: A Comparative Perspective book cover

    Focus Manifestation in Mandarin Chinese and Cantonese

    A Comparative Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Peppina Po-lun Lee

    One prominent function of natural language is to convey information. One peculiarity is that it does not do so randomly, but in a structured way, with information structuring formally recognized to be a component of grammar. Among all information structuring notions, focus is one primitive needed…

    Hardback – 2019-04-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Chinese Linguistics

  • Prosodic Syntax in Chinese: Theory and Facts book cover

    Prosodic Syntax in Chinese

    Theory and Facts, 1st Edition

    By Feng Shengli

    In the two volumes of Prosodic Syntax in Chinese, the author develops a new model, which proposes that the interaction between syntax and prosody is bi-directional and that prosody not only constrains syntactic structures but also activates syntactic operations. All of the facts…

    Hardback – 2019-04-15 
    Routledge
    Chinese Linguistics

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