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The Wonder of Words Introduction to Linguistics Abcd

James Foley

The Wonder of Words Introduction to Linguistics Abcd

by James Foley

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Published by Abecedarian Book Company .
Written in English


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Open LibraryOL8559569M
ISBN 100969412800
ISBN 109780969412809

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Chapter Introduction to Linguistics 1 1 Preliminaries Linguistics is the science that studies language. Someone who studies lin-guistics is a linguist. Notice that there is a common understanding of the word linguist as meaning “someone who knows many languages.” While it is. This category contains pages that are part of the Introduction to Linguistics book. If a page of the book isn't showing here, please add text {{BookCat}} to the end of the page concerned. You can view a list of all subpages under the book main page (not including the book main page itself), regardless of whether they're categorized, here.

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