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  • Advances in Proto-Basque Reconstruction with Evidence for the Proto-Indo-European-Euskarian Hypothesis

    1st Edition

    By Juliette Blevins

    This book presents a new reconstruction of Proto-Basque, the mother language of modern Basque varieties, historical Basque, and Aquitanian, grounded in traditional methods of historical linguistics. Building on a long tradition of Basque scholarship, the comparative method and internal…

    Paperback – 2019-08-08

  • English Pronunciation Models in a Globalized World

    Accent, Acceptability and Hong Kong English, 1st Edition

    By Andrew Sewell

    This book explores the topics of English accents and pronunciation. It highlights their connections with several important issues in the study of English in the world, including intelligibility, identity, and globalization. The unifying strand is provided by English pronunciation models: what do…

    Paperback – 2018-09-27

  • Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation

    1st Edition

    Edited by Okim Kang, April Ginther

    Assessment in Second Language Pronunciation highlights the importance of pronunciation in the assessment of second language speaking proficiency. Leading researchers from around the world cover practical issues as well as theoretical principles, enabling the understanding and application of the…

    Paperback – 2017-06-19

  • Questions of Intonation

    1st Edition

    By Gillian Brown, Karen L. Currie, Joanne Kenworthy

    First published in 1980, this book questions many of the assumptions that have accumulated around the subject of intonation as it occurs in spontaneous speech, as well as texts read aloud. The book suggests alternative ways of examining the subject and primarily uses data derived from Edinburgh…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Pronunciation for English as an International Language

    From research to practice, 1st Edition

    By Ee-Ling Low

    Pronunciation plays a crucial role in learning English as an international language, yet often remains marginalised by educators due to a lack of required phonetic and phonological knowledge. Pronunciation for English as an International Language bridges the gap between phonetics, phonology and…

    Paperback – 2016-06-01
    Routledge Research in Language Education

  • Die chinesische Sprache

    Fakten und Mythen. Übersetzt von Stephan Puhl (1941-1997), 1st Edition

    By John DeFrancis

    Die chinesische Schrift galt lange Zeit als ideographisch – man glaubte, dass jedes Schriftzeichen eine Idee oder Vorstellung unmittelbar wiedergab. Gerade deshalb erschien sie vielen Gelehrten und Wissenschaftlern als Vorbild für ein universales Schriftsystem. Diesen „Mythos der Ideographie" und…

    Paperback – 2011-06-30
    Collectanea Serica

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