Books tagged: linguistics

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Polythrýleta. Sistemas explicativos y mutación conceptual en el pensamiento griego.
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Price: Free! Words: 92,090. Language: Spanish. Published: October 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
Los orígenes de la tradición occidental pertenecen a la categoría de “polythrýleta”cosas muy discutidas. La experiencia griega está transida de una mutación conceptual de surgimiento paulatino y recreación vertiginosa.
The Flowers of Keiwha
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Price: Free! Words: 54,340. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
200 K-pop obsessed Japanese girls at a language learning programme in Seoul; transliteration of who said what to who when and where in three languages. a handful of foreign guys? an ex-German with a chip on his shoulder? talking green elephant? minor riff on Yale & Seattle.
Becalmed: A Diving Universe Novella
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Series: Diving Universe. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,510. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Mae, chief linguist on the Ivoire, heads a diplomatic mission to Ukhanda. Her handling of relations with the Quurzod lead to a battle that causes the Ivoire’s anacapa drive to malfunction, stranding the ship in foldspace. Mae can’t remember what she did wrong. If she doesn’t recall it, she won’t be able to prevent another disaster.
Corporate PowerLines
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Workplace culture
Corporate PowerLines™ is the ultimate collection of the shockingly funny things American business people are slaying...er...saying to investors, board members, senior staff and the rank and file.
Japanese Grammar in Plain Words, With Examples
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Price: $1.80 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Japanese
The book contains the basic grammatical structures of the Japanese language,bright examples to clothe the structures, constructions and forms into words and sayings of everyday life. It is intended to make your language learning as easy as possible. Please note: to use this book efficiently you need to know the Hiragana and Katakana signs and read the basic hieroglyphs.
The Search for African Orality
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $30.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Africa is commonly seen as the 'oral' continent, a contrast to 'literate Europe'. The anthropologist Ruth Finnegan, building on long experience of Africa's oral arts from both documentary and first-hand field sources, queries this notion and reveals Africa as the site of both oral and literate practices, and astoundingly rich in each. Remarkably readable as well as illuminating .
Thoughts and Reflections on Language, Literature, and Performance
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Series: In search of human culture. Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
What is language and how do humans use and analyze it? And how is it that literature exists, dreamlike, in human culture? In this readable collection the eminent British anthropologist Ruth Finnegan reflects on both the questions and her own answers.
Аб фэмінізацыі беларускай мовы: Фэмінізацыя nomina agentis і пэўных іншых катэгорыяў у сучаснай беларускай мове
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Price: Free! Words: 11,200. Language: Belarusian. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative
On the Feminisation of the Belarusian Language: Feminisation of the Nomina Agentis and Certain Other Categories in Contemporary Belarusian. In Belarusian. На першы погляд тэма можа падацца цікавай толькі мовазнаўцам, аднак яе пастаноўка і артыкуляваньне ў кантэксьце сучасных дэбатаў вакол беларускага правапісу і праз прызму фэмінізму робіць тэму часткай каляніялісцкага дыскурсу.
Το ταξίδι μου
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,030. Language: Greek. Published: December 24, 2012 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Essay » Literature
Το 1886 ο Γιάννης Ψυχάρης συγκεντρώνει εμπειρίες ταξιδεύοντας στην Ελλάδα (ελεύθερη και σκλαβωμένη) και γράφει το 1888,το πεζογράφημα "Το ταξίδι μου" υπέρ της χρήσης της δημοτικής γλώσσας.
Ρόδα και μήλα
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: Greek. Published: January 9, 2013 by PELEKANOS BOOKS. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Essays
Ο Γιάννης Ψυχάρης μετά από το "Ταξίδι μου", δημοσιεύει μια σειρά διηγήματα και μυθιστορήματα και έξι τόμους με αναμνήσεις, κριτικές και επιστημονικές μελέτες, κάτω από τον γενικό τίτλο "Ρόδα και μήλα".