Last edited by Shaktilabar
Wednesday, July 8, 2020 | History

1 edition of Introducing English Linguistics found in the catalog.

Introducing English Linguistics

Meyer, Charles F.

Introducing English Linguistics

From Text to Sound

by Meyer, Charles F.

  • 56 Want to read
  • 25 Currently reading

Published by Cambridge University Press in Leiden .
Written in English


About the Edition

An genuine introduction to the linguistics of English that provides a broad overview of the subject.

Edition Notes

Description based on print version record.

SeriesCambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics, Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics
Classifications
LC ClassificationsPE1075 .M5995 2009
The Physical Object
Format[electronic resource] :
Pagination1 online resource (271 p.)
Number of Pages271
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL25537352M
ISBN 100511540078
ISBN 109780511540073
OCLC/WorldCa609840615

  Karen Barto holds an interdisciplinary PhD in Second Language Acquisition and Teaching from the University of Arizona, and is a Content Developer and Lecturer at the university's Center for English as a Second Language. She has taught French, English applied linguistics and English as a second language in several contexts/5(). The Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics book series by multiple authors includes books Introducing Phonetic Science, Introducing Speech and Language Processing, Introducing English Linguistics, and several more.

during a certain period of time e.g. during Middle English, or in the s etc. Linguistics is a science which can either be studied in a theoretical or a more applied way. For example, someone may be interested in finding out exactly how questions are formed in English (= theoretical). "Introducing English for Academic Purposes is an essential reading resource for students of applied linguistics, and novice as well as experienced teachers of EAP. This means that there is no doubt that anybody involved in EAP will warmly welcome this book." Violeta Jurkovic, University of Ljubljana, Slovenia in 'ESP Today'.

Second, Introducing English Linguistics does not contain invented examples, as is the case with most comparable texts, but instead takes its sample materials from the major computerized databases of spoken and written English, giving students a more realistic view of language. is Professor in the Department of Applied Linguistics at the. Book Description. Introducing Applied Linguistics provides in-depth coverage of key areas in the subject, as well as introducing the essential study skills needed for academic success in the field.. Introducing Applied Linguistics: • is organised into two Sections: the first introducing Key Concepts in Applied Linguistics; and the second devoted to the Study Skills students need to succeed.


Share this book
You might also like
HIV and AIDS

HIV and AIDS

Jones & Jones

Jones & Jones

The Jews

The Jews

Social welfare and human settlements

Social welfare and human settlements

Charles E. Benson.

Charles E. Benson.

Ophiolites oceanic crustal analogues

Ophiolites oceanic crustal analogues

Art in steel.

Art in steel.

rediscovery--Harvey Ellis

rediscovery--Harvey Ellis

Air transport at war

Air transport at war

Rev. Thomas Allen.

Rev. Thomas Allen.

Institute of National Planning.

Institute of National Planning.

Neumans vision of episcopacy

Neumans vision of episcopacy

Dictionary of Mary

Dictionary of Mary

Sweet land of liberty

Sweet land of liberty

Introducing English Linguistics by Meyer, Charles F. Download PDF EPUB FB2

Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways. First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and Are you looking for a genuine introduction to the linguistics of English that provides a broad overview of the subject that sustains students' interest and /5.

Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways. First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds).Cited by: Although this is a brief book but it provide a very descent general introduction to linguistics.

It works as an overview of the topic and a launch pad to further reading. The reason why I gave 4 stars is the illustrations, I thought that they were of mediocre quality and didn't add much to the by: Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways. First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds).

The advantage of presenting language this way is Cited by: Reviewed by Dustin De Felice, University of South Florida.

Charles F. Meyer has written this text for English language educators with the goal of understanding the English language in structure and usage. In contrast to many linguistics texts, this book is written from a top-down perspective.

It is divided into two main sections: the first deals with general characteristics of the English. Introducing English Linguistics - by Charles F.

Meyer May the book is organized on the principle that an adequate introduction to the study of the English language requires a top-down rather than a bottom-up discussion of the structure of English. Recommend this book. Introduction to Linguistics Marcus Kracht Department of Linguistics, UCLA Campbell Hall Hilgard Avenue For example, in English the string /dog/ is a signifier, and its signified is, say, doghood, or the set of all dogs.

were the same as a previously published book this would be considered a breachFile Size: 1MB. Introduction To Linguistics - Free download Ebook, Handbook, Textbook, User Guide PDF files on the internet quickly and easily.

Each book is accompanied by a supporting website. Books published in the series Introducing Phonology David Odden Introducing Speech and Language Processing John Coleman Introducing Phonetic Science John Maidment and Michael Ashby Introducing Second Language Acquisition Muriel Saville-Troike Introducing English Linguistics Charles F.

Meyer File Size: 2MB. Introducing English Language: q is the foundational book in the Routledge English Language Introductions series and offers a grounding to all the titles featured in the series q gives comprehensive coverage of the main aspects of the English language, as well as providing an introduction to key disciplines of linguistics such as historical,File Size: 1MB.

Title: Introducing English Language, a resource book for students Authors: Louise Mullany and Peter Stockwell Introduction: Introducing English Language, a resource book for students by two highly experienced teachers and authors i.e.

Mullany and Stockwell is a very practical resource book for all the students of English Language and s: 1. The study of language --The development of English --The social context of English --The structure of English texts --English syntax --English words: structure and meaning --The sounds of English --Appendix: Linguistic corpora consulted --Glossary --Answers to self-study activities.

Series Title: Cambridge introductions to language and. Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways.

First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds). Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways.

First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds)/5(27).

Introducing English Language: is the foundational book in the Routledge English Language Introductions series, providing an accessible introduction to the English language; contains newly expanded coverage of morphology, updated and revised exercises, and an extended Further Reading section.

Linguistics is the science of language, including the sounds, words, and grammar rules. Words in languages are finite, but sentences are not. It is this creative aspect of human language that sets it apart from animal languages, which are essentially responses to stimuli.

The seminar called Introduction to English Linguistics is offered in English to first year students in weekly sessions. Since for most students this seminar is the only place where the topics of the course are discussed in English, teachers of this seminar often have to.

Introducing English linguistics. (Cambridge Introductions to Language and Linguistics.) Cambridge and New York: Cambridge University Press, (x, ) The series of which this text is a part is intended, according to the publishers, to provide an “accessible” introduction to subdisciplines in language studies.

Previous releases in the File Size: 45KB. Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways. First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds).Brand: Cambridge University Press.

Introducing English linguistics. Summary: A genuine introduction to the linguistics of English that provides a broad overview of the subject that sustains students' interest and avoids excessive detail. Introducing English Semantics, Second Edition is a practical introduction to understanding how meanings are expressed in the English language.

Presenting the basic principles of the discipline of semantics, this newly revised edition explores the knowledge of language that speakers have which enables them to communicate - to express observations, opinions, intentions and the products of their.Introducing Morphology Morphology is the study of how words are put together.

A lively introduction to the subject, this textbook is intended for undergraduates with relatively little background in linguistics. Introducing English Linguistics accomplishes this goal in two ways. First, it takes a top-down approach to language, beginning with the largest unit of linguistic structure, the text, and working its way down through successively smaller structures (sentences, words, and finally speech sounds).