Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication. Front Cover . The late Adrian Akmajian was Professor of Linguistics at the University of Arizona. Linguistics: An Introduction to Language and Communication . The late Adrian Akmajian was Professor of Linguistics at the University of. Linguistics: an Introduction to Language and Communication. Front Cover. Adrian Akmajian. MIT Press, – Animal communication – pages.
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Account Options Sign in. One primary theme is the question, “How is a speaker’s communicative intent recognized? My library Help Advanced Book Search. An Introduction to Language and Communication. Adrian AkmajianRichard A. DemerAnn K. FarmerRobert M.
This popular introductory linguistics text is unique in the way various themes ,anguage integrated throughout the book.
Similarly, language variation and acquisition are informed by results in these fields. The text provides a sound introduction to linguistic methodology while also revealing why people are intrinsically interested in language—the ultimate puzzle of the human mind. The fifth edition has been thoroughly revised. Revisions include, but are not limited to, the addition of “selected readings” sections, updated aand, new discussion on the creative nature of neologisms, and the use of IPA as the primary transcription system throughout.
This edition also includes an account of the patterns of occurrence of reduced vowels in English.
An understanding of these patterns enables the reader to write a phonemic transcription of any English word. User Review – Flag as inappropriate Exellect textbook. User Review – Flag as inappropriate definition of speech.
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