The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics by P. H. MatthewsThe Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics by P. H. Matthews

The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

byP. H. Matthews

Paperback | April 13, 2014

Pricing and Purchase Info

$25.53

Earn 128 plum® points
HURRY, ONLY 1 LEFT!

In stock online

Ships free on orders over $25

Available in stores

about

The third edition of The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics is an authoritative and invaluable reference source covering every aspect of its wide-ranging field. In 3,250 entries the Dictionary spans grammar, phonetics, semantics, languages (spoken and written), dialects, andsociolinguistics. Clear examples - and diagrams where appropriate - help to convey the meanings of even the most technical terms. It also incorporates entries on key scholars of linguistics, both ancient and modern, summarising their specialisms and achievements.With existing entries thoroughly revised and updated, and the addition of 100 new entries, this new edition expands its coverage of semantics, as well as recently emerging terminology within, for example, syntactic theory and sociolinguistics.Wide-ranging and with clear definitions, it is the ideal reference for students and teachers in language-related courses, and a great introduction to linguistics for the general reader with an interest in language and its study.
Peter Matthews is Emeritus Professor of Linguistics at Cambridge University and a Fellow of St. John's College, Cambridge. His many publications include Inflectional Morphology (1972), Morphology (2nd ed. 1991), Generative Grammar and Linguistic Competence (1979), Syntax (1981), Grammatical Theory in the United States from Bloomfield ...
Evicted: Poverty And Profit In The American City
Evicted: Poverty And Profit In The American City

by Matthew Desmond

$19.47$23.00

In stock online

Available in stores

The Great Zoo of China
The Great Zoo of China

by Matthew Reilly

$4.00$32.00

In stock online

Available in stores

Critical Role: Tal'dorei Campaign Setting
Critical Role: Tal'dorei Campaign Setting

by Matthew Mercer

$40.49$45.50

Pre-order online

Not yet available in stores

Shop this author
Title:The Concise Oxford Dictionary of LinguisticsFormat:PaperbackDimensions:480 pages, 7.72 × 5.08 × 0.03 inPublished:April 13, 2014Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:0199675120

ISBN - 13:9780199675128

Look for similar items by category:

Customer Reviews of The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

Reviews

Table of Contents

IntroductionAcknowledgementsNote on the Third EditionDirectory of SymbolsDictionary