Books tagged: linguistics

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Sun on the Rocks - The Emotion Scale
Series: Sun on the Rocks, Book 12. Price: Free! Words: 29,850. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Clarity Nice attends a personal development course at Herbaline, a company reputed for its aggressive sales methods and a secretive hierarchical structure. Befriending Herbaline emotician Coley Manglove, Clarity gets hired to work on the company's secret project, an emotion scale used to elicit sales and label Herbaline employees conforming or rebellious, unrightfully deciding promotion prospects.
Atmosphere: We Don't Orbit but Fall the Same
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,890. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Kora Green’s species has lived eons, bound across shared hallucination and in denial of their physical bodies. When she begins to experience vivid memories of being awake, her community demands conformity and refuses to accept what she sees. But when a spacecraft from another solar system arrives, the heretic Kora may hold the key to their survival.
Theophilology: The Language That God Spoke to Adam
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Philologists have tried over years to figure out the language spoke in the paradise. Theophilology answered the oldest question on the origin and the exact pure language spoke by the Lord God and the First man and woman in the history of humanity.
On Dialogic Speech
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2016 by Upper West Side Philosophers, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Sociolinguistics, Nonfiction » Social Science » Social psychology
Published in 1923, On Dialogic Speech is the first study devoted entirely to the forms of speech in their concrete, social and inter-subjective manifestations. It is also the first study addressing the linguistic, psycho-physiological, pragmatic, semantic and socio-political aspects of dialogue and dialogic interaction.
The Secrets of Learning French
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Language experience approach
After a French degree, years of studying, and thousands of dollars spent on research, I would like to share the most effective, productive, and fastest way to learn the French language. This language is explained in a clear manner, so that you can profit and be able to become a fluent speaker at a rapid rate. After 2 years of hard work and constant editing, this ebook is designed for your success!
The Linguist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: British English. Published: August 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A theory – that by discovering the origins of all language a channel to the divine could be opened – dominates the linguist's life work, driving him to the point of obsession and sacrifice. When a feral child is discovered in a nearby cave, he seizes the opportunity to further his research. But just how far will he be willing to go to prove his theory? And in the end, will the gods even listen?
Following in the Footsteps of Kenneth Burke: Incarnation
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
This essay places the work of Kenneth Burke in an historical and theoretical and theoretical context, and offers the metaphor of incarnation as a possible unifying locus within his thought.
A Brief Sanskrit Glossary: A Spiritual Student's Guide to Essential Sanskrit Terms
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
This sanskrit glossary contains full translations and explanations of many of the most commonly used spiritual sanskrit terms, and will help students of the Bhagavad Gita, the Upanishads, the Yoga Sutras of Patanjali, and other indian scriptures and philosophical works to expand their vocabularies to include the sanskrit terms contained in them, and gain a fuller understanding in their studies.
16 Stones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,240. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the third book of the series, Chaiko visits the aggressive Tolmecs to fulfill the agreement that ended a war between them. There Chandar meets Tara, the warrior girl. Barely home, Chaiko takes Dawn on a long journey back to her people, the Ekulan, to show that she had survived the Great Fire. What could be simpler than to meet family? But nothing is simple when cultures collide.
On the Lexical Phonology of Chakma and English
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
The phonological study entitled On the Lexical Phonology of Chakma and English is mainly an attempt to look at morphophonological aspects of Chakma and English. Chakma is an Indo-Aryan tribal language spoken in the Chittagong Hill Tract (CHT) of Bangladesh, different parts of north–eastern India --- south–western part of Mizoram, Northern and Southern districts of Tripura (adjacent to CHT), Tirap.