[INCOMPLETE] Dakota Grammar: With Texts and Ethnography by Stephen Riggs, John D. Nichols

By Stephen Riggs, John D. Nichols

Lengthy out of print, this vintage paintings at the Dakota language deals wide info on Dakota grammar and encompasses a bilingual collection of Dakota myths. Dakota Grammar provides 3 interrelating elements of language and tradition, starting with a close description of the Santee dialect of the Dakota language and its grammar. The texts of conventional tales, as mentioned in Dakota via local audio system, are followed through complete English translations. Riggs additionally presents an ethnographic evaluation of varied points of Dakota tradition and historical past that reinforces the worth of this ebook to all scholars of Dakota. A invaluable significant other to either Riggs's A Dakota-English Dictionary (MHS Press) and John P. Williamson's An English-Dakota Dictionary (MHS Press), this quantity lives on as a huge resource for the renovation and revitalization of Dakota tradition.

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Английский самостоятельно by Виктор Миловидов (Авт.)

By Виктор Миловидов (Авт.)

Пособие состоит из 28 уроков, в каждом из которых приводятся актуальные диалоги с переводом, интересные тексты, базовый учебный словарь и упражнения с ключами для самопроверки. В этом самоучителе вы найдете необходимый для освоения минимум грамматики и лексики. Удобная подача материала и забавные иллюстрации помогут запомнить основные правила грамматики языка в кратчайшие сроки. Благодаря этой книге процесс обучения станет для вас увлекательным и интересным. Все диалоги, которые даны в уроках, можно прослушать на CD.Будет полезно всем, кто приступает к самостоятельному изучению английского языка.

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King's Ransom: 1800 Headwords by ed Mcbain

By ed Mcbain

Calling all automobiles, calling all autos. here is the tale at the Smoke upward push kidnapping. The lacking boy is 8 years previous, reasonable hair, donning a crimson sweater. His identify is Jeffry Reynolds, son of Charles Reynolds, chauffeur to Douglas King.' The police on the 87th Precinct hate kidnappers. And those kidnappers are silly, too. They took the inaccurate boy - the chauffeur's son rather than the son of the wealthy mogul, Douglas King. and so they need a ransom of $500,000. handsome profit. yet it isn't an excessive amount of to pay for a bit boy's lifestyles ...is it?

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Information Structure and Reference Tracking in Complex by Rik van Gijn (Ed.), Jeremy Hammond (Ed.), Dejan Matic (Ed.),

By Rik van Gijn (Ed.), Jeremy Hammond (Ed.), Dejan Matic (Ed.), Saskia van Putten (Ed.), Ana Vilacy Galucio (Ed.)

This quantity is devoted to exploring the crossroads the place advanced sentences and data administration – extra particularly info constitution and reference monitoring – come jointly. advanced sentences are a hugely suitable yet understudied area for learning notions of IS and RT. at the one hand, a posh sentence should be studied as a mini-unit of discourse along with or extra components describing occasions, occasions, or techniques, with its personal inner information-structural and referential association. nonetheless, advanced sentences will be studied as elements of bigger discourse buildings, reminiscent of narratives or conversations, when it comes to how their information-structural features relate to this wider context. The publication bargains new views for the learn of the interplay among advanced sentences and knowledge administration, and furthermore provides typological breadth via targeting lesser studied languages from a number of components of the realm.

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Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics 2013: New by Jesús Romero-Trillo

By Jesús Romero-Trillo

The 'Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics 2013' discusses present methodological debates at the synergy of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics examine. the quantity offers insightful pragmatic analyses of corpora in new technological domain names and devotes a few chapters to the pragmatic description of spoken corpora from a variety of theoretical traditions.

The 'Yearbook of Corpus Linguistics and Pragmatics' sequence will provide readers perception into how pragmatics can be utilized to give an explanation for actual corpus information, and, moreover, how corpora can clarify pragmatic intuitions, and from there, advance and refine conception. Corpus Linguistics can provide a meticulous technique according to arithmetic and data, whereas Pragmatics is characterised via its efforts to interpret meant which means in actual language. This yearbook bargains a platform to students who mix either examine methodologies to give rigorous and interdisciplinary findings approximately language in genuine use.

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English as an Academic Lingua Franca by Beyza Björkman

By Beyza Björkman

Due to globalization, better schooling associations during the global are adopting English for components in their schooling. greater schooling is changing into more and more foreign and therefore linguistically different, for academic, idealistic and fiscal purposes. This ebook offers a much-needed description of English as a lingua franca (ELF) from a world college surroundings and makes a speciality of shape and pragmatic matters, utilizing actual spoken info. It presents necessary insights into how communicative effectiveness will be completed in spoken lingua franca communique.

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The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Language by Manuel Garcia-Carpintero

By Manuel Garcia-Carpintero

The Bloomsbury spouse to Philosophy of Language provides an introductory consultant to realizing the historical past of the self-discipline besides modern new advancements. starting with works of Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein, this necessary source offers a serious background of the middle techniques within the quarter. From generative syntax and formal semantics to broader philosophical matters comparable to intentional contexts, theories of that means, and context dependence, a widely known crew of specialists provide insightful research into the various basic questions requested by means of the philosophy of language. the result's a complete advent, that includes a chain of study instruments, together with an A to Z of key words and ideas, a close checklist of assets and an absolutely annotated bibliography. for college students and students trying to larger comprehend the questions and debates informing the topic, The Bloomsbury significant other to the Philosophy of Language is a vital research software.

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