Words beginning with N (Trends in Linguistics. Documentation [TiLDOC] Book 26)

The HittiteEtymological Dictionary is a comprehensive compendium of the vocabulary of Hittite, one of the great languages of the Ancient Near East, and of paramount importance for comparative Indo-European studies. Since the start of publication, as evidenced by frequency of reference and quotation,

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The Forbidden Affairs of the Buckingham Palace: A comedy which will have you clenching your stomach so hard that you consider suing the author

If you like royal tales of the most ridiculous kind with sex innuendos being the cornerstones of every chapter, strap in for the story of a lifetime… Mary, a seventeen year old living in Westminster with her mum, is about to embark on the epic, financially efficient journey that is not going to

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Digital Revolution Tamed: The Case of the Recording Industry

This book explores why widespread predictions of the radical transformation in the recording industry did not materialise. Although the growing revenue generated from streaming signals the recovery of the digital music business, it is important to ask to what extent is the current development a

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Phonological Projection: A Theory of Feature Content and Prosodic Structure (Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG] Book 47)

The architecture of the human language faculty has been one of the main foci of the linguistic research of the last half century. This branch of linguistics, broadly known as Generative Grammar, is concerned with the formulation of explanatory formal accounts of linguistic phenomena with the

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Phonetics and Phonology in Language Comprehension and Production: Differences and Similarities (Phonology and Phonetics [PP] Book 6)

This edited volume investigates the role of phonetics and phonology in psycholinguistics. Speaking and understanding spoken language both engage phonological and phonetic knowledge. There are detailed models of phonological and phonetic encoding in language production and there are equally refined

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Phonologie der Alltagssprache: Eine Untersuchung zur Standard/Dialekt-Variation am Beispiel der Konstanzer Stadtsprache (Studia Linguistica Germanica) (German Edition)

Die Reihe Studia Linguistica Germanica (SLG), 1968 von Ludwig Erich Schmitt und Stefan Sonderegger begründet, ist ein renommiertes Publikationsorgan der germanistischen Linguistik. Die Reihe verfolgt das Ziel, mit dem Schwerpunkt auf sprach- und wissenschaftshistorischen Fragestellungen die gesamte

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The Dialects of Irish: Study of a Changing Landscape (Trends in Linguistics. Studies and Monographs [TiLSM] Book 230)

The book offers a comprehensive overview of forms of modern Irish within a general linguistic framework. Starting with information on the sociolinguistics of modern Irish and on the overall sound system of the language, it then proceeds with a tripartite division of the present-day language into

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The Phonology and Morphology of Reduplication (Studies in Generative Grammar [SGG] Book 52)

This book proposes a new representational analysis of reduplication based on making explicit precedence relations in phonological representations.The main claim is that reduplication results from loops in the precedence structure of phonological representations. Modular rule based analyses of

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The Atlas of North American English: Phonetics, Phonology and Sound Change

The Atlas of North American English provides the first overall view of the pronunciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the U.S. and Canada. The Atlas re-defines the regional dialects of American English on the basis of sound changes active in the 1990s and draws new boundaries reflecting

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