Assuming no prior knowledge of linguistics, AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE, Tenth Edition, is appropriate for a variety of fields--including education, languages, psychology, cognitive science, anthropology, English, and teaching English as a Second Language (TESL)--at both the undergraduate and graduate levels. This completely updated edition retains the clear descriptions, humor, and seamless pedagogy that have made the book a perennial best-seller, while adding new information and exercises that render each topic fresh, engaging, and current. Important Notice: Media content referenced within the product description or the product text may not be available in the ebook version.The implication of such a template would be that sentences are strings of words belonging to particular grammatical categories (aparts of speecha) with no internal organization. ... Ita#39;s sometimes easier to see the parts and subparts of the sentence in a tree diagram, as we did earlier to illustrate ambiguity: root \ the ... If a group of words can be replaced by a pronoun or a word like do, it forms a constituent.
|Title||:||An Introduction to Language|
|Author||:||Victoria Fromkin, Robert Rodman, Nina Hyams|
|Publisher||:||Cengage Learning - 2013-01-01|