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Language Files: Materials for an Introduction to Language and Linguistics has become one of the most widely adopted, consulted, and authoritative introductory textbooks to linguistics ever written. The scope of the text makes it suitable for use in a wide range of courses, while its unique organization into student-friendly, self-contained sections allows for tremendous flexibility in course design. The twelfth edition has been significantly revised, clarified, and updated throughout--with particular attention to the chapters on phonetics, phonology, pragmatics, and especially psycholinguistics. The restructured chapter on psycholinguistics makes use of recent research on language in the brain and includes expanded coverage of language processing disorders, introducing students to current models of speech perception and production and cutting-edge research techniques. In addition, exercises have been updated, and icons have been added to the text margins throughout the book, pointing instructors and students to useful and engaging audio files, videos, and other online resources on the accompanying Language Files website, which has also been significantly expanded.

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Department Of Linguistics
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Release: 2016
File: 742 Pages
ISBN-13: 0814252702

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Since its inception, Language Files has become one of the most widely adopted, consulted, and authoritative introductory textbooks to linguistics ever written. The scope of the text makes it suitable for use in a wide range of courses, while its unique organization into student-friendly, self-contained sections allows for tremendous flexibility in course design. The eleventh edition has been revised, clarified, and updated in many places. Additional readings have been added to all sections, and the number of cross-references between chapters has been increased. In many areas throughout the text and exercises, there are references to websites and online resources. In addition, the accompanying Language Files webpage has links to all these sites as well as to many other websites related to language and linguistics that instructors and students may find interesting. --Publisher description.

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Vedrana Mihalic̆ek
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Release: 2011
File: 736 Pages
ISBN-13: 081425179X

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Ohio State University Department of Linguistics
Publisher: Ohio State University Press
Release: 2004
File: 541 Pages
ISBN-13: UCSC:32106018594140

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This unique collection features: -- In-depth material on the core areas of introductory linguistics. -- An innovative format that allows instructors to determine easily the order of topics to be covered. -- Practice exercises and problems, with explanatory answers provided for a selected number. -- An instructor's manual that includes information about the use of the files, answers to problems, and suggested answers to selected discussion questions. The 8th edition has been completely redesigned for ease of use and includes new material on computers and language, new exercises, improved presentation of many files, and updates throughout. This edition reflects years of experience of linguistics teachers around the country.

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Thomas W. Stewart
Publisher:
Release: 2001
File: 508 Pages
ISBN-13: 0814250769

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An introductory text suitable for courses in language and linguistics for non-majors. Coverage includes animal communication, phonetics, phonology, morphology, syntax, semantics, and pragmatics. Other subjects are psycholinguistics, historical linguistics, language contact, language variation, and visual languages. Includes exercises and problems. This seventh edition features new and revised material on semantics, Ebonics, language and gender, and machine translation. It also provides a chart allowing easy comparison of the American traditional phonetic alphabet and the International Phonetic Alphabet. Annotation copyrighted by Book News, Inc., Portland, OR

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Genre: Language and languages
Author: Nick Cipollone
Publisher:
Release: 1998
File: 495 Pages
ISBN-13: UIUC:30112075440401

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Genre: Communication
Author:
Publisher:
Release: 1985
File: 342 Pages
ISBN-13: OCLC:65745460

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In this edition we have revised and updated some of the already existing files and added some new materials and some new problem sets from various languages. In particular, you will find revisions in the following units: Phonetics, Phonology, Morphology, Psycholinguistics, Language Contact, Language Variation, and Writing Systems.

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Genre: Linguistics
Author: Stefanie Jannedy
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Release: 1994
File: 477 Pages
ISBN-13: UOM:39015027280489

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New 4th Edition completely revised and updated with new DVD now available; ISBN 1-56368-283-4

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Genre: Language Arts & Disciplines
Author: Clayton Valli
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
Release: 2000
File: 493 Pages
ISBN-13: 1563680971

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"Book Description: Advocate Pub Reynoldsburg, OH 1988. 1st Ptg edition. Softbound Nr Fine. Minimal edgewear, very slight spine crease only. Text is clean throughout."

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Genre: English language
Author: Carolyn McManis
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Release: 1987
File: 423 Pages
ISBN-13: UOM:39015016401468

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Programming Language Pragmatics addresses the fundamental principles at work in the most important contemporary languages, highlights the critical relationship between language design and language implementation, and devotes special attention to issues of importance to the expert programmer. Thanks to its rigorous but accessible teaching style, you'll emerge better prepared to choose the best language for particular projects, to make more effective use of languages you already know, and to learn new languages quickly and completely. * Addresses the most recent developments in programming language design, spanning more than forty different languages, including Ada 95, C, C++, Fortran 95, Java, Lisp, Scheme, ML, Modula-3, Pascal, and Prolog. * Places a special emphasis on implementation issues how the techniques used by compilers and related tools influence language design, and vice versa. * Covers advanced topics in language design and implemenation, such as iterators, coroutines, templates (generics), separate compilation, I/O, type inference, and exception handling. * Reviews language-related topics in assembly-level architecture critical for understanding what a compiler does to a program. * Offers in-depth coverage of object-oriented programming, including multiple inheritance and dynamic method binding. * Devotes a special section to static and dynamic linking. * Includes a comprehensive chapter on concurrency, with detailed coverage of both shared-memory and message-passing languages and libraries. * Provides an accessible introduction to the formal foundations of compilation (automata theory), functional programming (lambda calculus), and logic programming (predicate calculus).

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Genre: Computers
Author: Michael Lee Scott
Publisher: Morgan Kaufmann
Release: 2000
File: 856 Pages
ISBN-13: 1558604421

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