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A History of the English Language: Revised edition. Front Cover · Elly van Gelderen. John Benjamins Publishing Company, Apr 3, – Language Arts. This introductory textbook into the history of the English language is divided into ten chapters. The first three are an introduction to some of the general linguistic. : A History of the English Language (): Elly van Gelderen: Books.

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Two versions of Caedmon’s Hymn; Appendix C. PoussaPatricia ed. John Benjamins Publishing Company, User gellderen with this item 2 Estudio Lengua Inglesa 30 items by aineraposo updated Please re-enter recipient snglish address es.

Volume 10 Issue Jahresband Janpp. Volume 30 Issue Jahresband Janpp. While this may seem a fairly conventional way of introducing these aspects, the constant reference to examples from the facsimiles provided is always refreshing.

Sources presented here have been supplied by the respective publishers. There then follow five chapters tracing, in chronological order, the history of English from the Old English period through to Modern English, before the last two chapters look at the spread of English around the world and take a wider perspective by looking at how changes in English fit into theories about language change more generally.

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The first three are an introduction to some of the general linguistic principles that will be of importance throughout the text, such as phonetics and sound change, reconstruction methods and the place of English among the other Indo-European language families. He teaches sociolinguistics, phonology and historical linguistics to undergraduates, and sociolinguistics in MA seminars. We go beyond the textbook staple of Beowulf to take a close look at a whole variety of texts which, to me at least, were not familiar.

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The second of these words appears in the preceding examples, but unfortunately the first one does not, something that is sure to bemuse the student keen to answer all of the exercise questions. CoatesRichard et al. Volume 34 Issue Jahresband Janpp.

The Journal of Comparative Germanic Linguistics 9: By this author Double -er suffixation in English: Phonetics and sound change5. Search WorldCat Find items in libraries near you. Volume 48 Issue Jahresband Janpp. Volume 17 Issue s1 Janpp. The philosophy of the revised book remains the same with an emphasis on the linguistic hkstory and on using authentic texts.

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On many occasions throughout the book, the reader gets the impression that the author has wanted to include too many details in too vzn space and that as a result the editing process may have been rather abrupt.

Volume 2 Issue Jahresband Janpp. The philosophy of the revised book remains the same with an emphasis on hitory linguis. Please create a new list with a new name; move some items to a new or existing list; or delete some items.

Volume 95 Issue Jahresband Janpp. English language — History. Conclusion; Keywords and terms; Exercises; Appendix A. Please enter recipient e-mail address es.

About the eglderen Published Online: User Account Log in Register Help. It comes with examples of change and that has been updated to include archeological research.

Volume 75 Issue Jahresband Janpp. It includes, perhaps, the finest collection of authentic texts located at the end of each chapter of any textbook available. Volume languge Issue Jahresband Janpp.