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Ayu rated it really liked it Sep 01, English Language and Linguistics. In this highly accessible introduction to English words, the reader will discover what the study of words can tell them about the extraordinary richness and complexity of our daily vocabulary and about the nature of language in general.
Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account. Assuming no prior knowledge rnglish linguistics, the book covers a wide range of topics, including the structure of words, the meaning of words, how their spelling relates to pronunciation, how new words are manufactured or imported from other languages, and how the meaning of words changes with the passage of time.
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It examines words from various backgrounds – including poetry, journalism, advertising. Katamba also investigates how the mind deals with the amazing intellectual feat of retrieving the francia word from its mental dictionary during conversation. Putri Jona rated it it was amazing Oct 05, Why do we spell it like that? Isaya rated it it was amazing May 19, There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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My library Help Advanced Book Search. Words are all around us – we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands – but we don’t often think about them too deeply. English words 2nd ed. This book aims to arouse curiosity about English katxmba and about the nature kwtamba language in general, especially among introductory students who do not intend to specialize in linguistics.
Addison Wesley Longman, and Morphology: Introduction to Phonology Francis Katamba. Studying the English language. Morphology Francis Katamba, John Stonham.
The student of language will find the challenging exercises, the hyperlinks and the various well-chosen examples particularly stimulating for understanding the nature of language. Contents What is a word? Thanks for telling us about the problem. Book Studying the English language. Book Phonetically motivated word-formation.
But don’t be fooled Close encounters of a morphemic kind 3. A lexicon with layers 5. Mouton de Gruyter, written with Larry Hyman, ; ‘Bantu nominal morphology’. What is a word?
Chapter The syllable in Luganda phonology and morphology. The approach to the study of words is descriptive r. Francis is Professor of Linguistics within the Department. Phonology in the back seat: In an age of the World Wide Web and mobile technologies, this revised edition rightly addresses the impact woeds the lexicon from electronic-mediated communication. Encyclopaedia of language and linguistics.
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The word in Luganda. It looks at the structure of words, their meaning, spelling and pronunciation, how new words are manufactured or imported, and how the meaning of words change with time. Chapter British contributions to morphology. Should English be spelt as she is spoke?
Words are all around us – we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands – but we don’t often think about them too deeply. This revised and expanded second edition brings the study of words right up eords date with coverage of text messaging and email and includes new material on psycholinguistics and word meaning. Preview — English Words by Francis Katamba.
Journal article English morphology. Heba Awad marked it as to-read Nov 30, Selected pages Title Page.