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Language typology

Joseph Greenberg

Language typology

an historical and analytic overview

by Joseph Greenberg

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Published by Mentor in The Netherlands .
Written in English


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StatementJoseph Greenberg.
The Physical Object
Pagination82p.
Number of Pages82
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Open LibraryOL21583194M

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Since languages can be classified according to similarities based on historical evolution, structure, or geographical proximity, and writing can be defined as “a set of visible or tactile signs used to represent units of language” (Coulmas, ), it may seem that a script typology would follow the language classification. Genre/Form: Classification: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Horne, Kibbey M. Language typology. Washington, Georgetown University Press [].

Chapter 4: Linguistic Typology 2 Partial vs. holistic typology The scope of typological comparison is not languages in their entirety, but specific phenomena in the languages compared. When we say that Turkish is an SOV language and English an SVO language, this represents no more than a comparison of. This book provides an overview of phonological typology: the study of how sounds are distributed across the languages of the world and why they display these distributions and patterns. It examines major phonological phenomena such as phoneme inventories, syllable structure, phonological alternations, stress, tone, intonation, and prosodic morphology, and .


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