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  • Paperback: 334 pages
  • Publisher: Cambridge University Press; 5 edition (10 Mar. 2014)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 1107658179
  • ISBN-13: 978-1107658172
  • Product Dimensions: 18.9 x 1.4 x 24.6 cm
  • Average Customer Review: 5.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3 customer reviews)
  • Amazon Bestsellers Rank: 14,424 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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'… the obvious choice for the beginner language student.' Torill Hestetræet, University of Bergen

'… an excellent overview of the central topics in linguistics and how linguists study language.' Daniel W. Hieber, Content Editor, Rosetta Stone

'… a clear and concise introduction to linguistics suitable for beginners.' Jeffrey Gil, Flinders University, Adelaide

'… with updated material for practice and discussion, it will continue to inspire new generations of students.' Stephen Matthews, University of Hong Kong

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This bestselling textbook is the most fundamental and easy-to-use introduction for students with no prior knowledge of linguistics. Broad yet concise, this manageable overview of key topics draws students in, with thirty new tasks, new foreign-language examples, and an expanded and revised online study guide.

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1 of 1 people found the following review helpful By Honeybun on 23 Dec. 2014
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Perfect for University, and great book to read. Full of very useful information.
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3 of 3 people found the following review helpful
a very detailed textbook 10 Feb. 2015
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This book deals with broad issues about the language. It is reasonable to understand because most of the ideas are supported by detailed examples and studies. This book is suitable for college students interested in languages and the field of linguistics.
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Great book! 23 Nov. 2014
By Jazael Bencosme - Published on Amazon.com
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The study of language helped me understand my language class I take in college. It's very detailed and explains everything in a simple manner. I got the book on kindle, saved a lot of money then buying it in college or hard copy.
Four Stars 8 Jun. 2015
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It is exactly as described and its actually interesting too. It came super fast thanks to having Prime membership with free 2 day shipping! I ordered on it on a Friday and got it Saturday, the very next day! Awesome!
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Great book! 11 Mar. 2015
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Great book! Easy to understand.
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