Conversational Sign Language Ii

Author: Willard J. Madsen
Publisher: Gallaudet University Press
ISBN: 9780913580004
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Conversational Sign Language Ii from the Author: Willard J. Madsen. For use in instruction of sign language beyond basic course.


Author: Eleanor Harz Jorden
Publisher: Cheng & Tsui
ISBN: 9780887272042
Size: 63.40 MB
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Japanese from the Author: Eleanor Harz Jorden. This companion to the bestselling Japanese: the Spoken Language begins with the two kana syllabaries and introduces approximately 300 kanji, following the Spoken Language text les

First Language Lessons For The Well Trained Mind

Author: Jessie Wise
Publisher: Peace Hill Press
ISBN: 1933339446
Size: 74.58 MB
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First Language Lessons For The Well Trained Mind from the Author: Jessie Wise. Offers scripted lessons for first grade teachers to help young students' develop language ability using narration, copywork, and other classical techniques.

Studies In The History Of The English Language Ii

Author: Anne Curzan
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter
ISBN: 9783110180978
Size: 13.38 MB
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Studies In The History Of The English Language Ii from the Author: Anne Curzan. In the present volume, scholars from North America and Europe address a broad spectrum of research topics in historical English linguistics, including new theories and methods such as Optimality Theory and corpus linguistics, and traditional fields such as phonology and syntax. This volume captures an ongoing conversation at the heart of historical English linguistics: the question of evidence and historical reconstruction.

Focus On Language 2

Author: Kay Cunnold
Publisher: Ready-Ed Publications
ISBN: 1863970983
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Focus On Language 2 from the Author: Kay Cunnold.

The Mps Language Workbench

Author: Fabien Campagne
Publisher: Fabien Campagne
Size: 10.30 MB
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The Mps Language Workbench from the Author: Fabien Campagne. The MPS Language Workbench, Volume II (first edition). The second volume of the series explains how to customize the JetBrains Meta-Programming System (MPS) platform to better integrate it with the needs of your languages. Volume II continues where Volume I ended and discusses more advanced features of the MPS platform. This book includes a detailed example to illustrate the design and implementation of a custom web aspect. This detailed example illustrates how the advanced features of the MPS platform make it possible to design languages suitable to generate complete applications. The Meta-Programming System (MPS) is a new kind of tool called a Language Workbench that makes it easier and more fun to write programs. With traditional programming, it is common to choose one programming language to solve a problem and being limited by this choice. When working with MPS you can use and combine different languages to solve a problem. You can also create simple languages (e.g., Domain Specific Languages) or extend existing ones when the languages available do not exactly meet the evolving needs of the problem at hand. The languages that you create with MPS will integrate nicely with languages developed by others. MPS is open-source and can be obtained from (or

Philosophical Papers Volume 2 Mind Language And Reality

Author: Hilary Putnam
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521295512
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Philosophical Papers Volume 2 Mind Language And Reality from the Author: Hilary Putnam. Professor Hilary Putnam's most important published work is collected here, together with several new and substantial studies, in two volumes. The first deals with the philosophy of mathematics and of science and the nature of philosophical and scientific enquiry; the second deals with the philosophy of language and mind.

The Motivated Sign

Author: Olga Fischer
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9789027225740
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The Motivated Sign from the Author: Olga Fischer. This volume, a sequel to Form Miming Meaning (1999), offers a selection of papers given at the second international symposium on iconicity (Amsterdam 1999). In the light of semiotic, linguistic and literary theory the studies gathered here investigate how iconicity works on all levels of language, in literary texts and other forms of verbal discourse. They investigate, among other subjects, the semiotic foundations of iconicity, the role played by iconicity in language evolution and in the way words are positioned syntactically. Special consideration is given to the iconic nature of metaphor and the 'mise en abyme', to iconically motivated punctuation and other typographic matters such as the manipulation of colour, fonts and spacing in advertising and in poetry. Other studies show how iconicity influences Shakespeare's rhetoric, the structural design of Margaret Atwood's writings and the changing fashions in fictional landscape description. Thus, these analyses of 'the motivated sign' represent yet another strong challenge to “Saussure's dogma of arbitrariness” (Jakobson).

Handbook Of Australian Languages

Author: Robert M. W. Dixon
Publisher: John Benjamins Publishing
ISBN: 9027220042
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Handbook Of Australian Languages from the Author: Robert M. W. Dixon. This handbook makes available short grammatical sketches of Australian languages. Each grammar is written in a standard format, following guidelines provided by the editors, and includes a sample text and vocabulary text. The contributions to this volume are salvage studies, giving all the information that is available on four languages which are on the point of extinction, and an assessment of what linguistic impressions can be inferred from the scant material that is available on the extinct languages of Tasmania.

Language Typology And Syntactic Description Volume 2 Complex Constructions

Author: Timothy Shopen
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
ISBN: 9780521318983
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Language Typology And Syntactic Description Volume 2 Complex Constructions from the Author: Timothy Shopen. The three volumes of Language Typology and Syntactic Description offer a unique survey of syntactic and morphological structure in the languages of the world. Topics covered include parts of speech; passives; complementation; relative clauses; adverbial clauses; inflectional morphology; tense, aspect and mood; and deixis. The major ways these notions are realized in the languages of the world are explored, and the contributors provide brief sketches of relevant aspects of representative languages. Each volume is written in an accessible style with new concepts explained and exemplified as they are introduced. Although each volume can be read independently, together they provide a major work of reference that will serve as a manual for field workers and anyone interested in cross-linguistic generalizations.