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- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1989; US$ 158.00
Three features set this book apart from other recent publications on aspect. First, it looks closely at the language family, Slavic, that has been the main source of assumptions and data about aspect. Second, it looks upon the object of linguistic study, natural language, from an angle shared by thinkers on language whose prominence is still outside... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00
Spoken by as many as 50 million people in Afghanistan and Pakistan, Pashto comprises a range of widely diverging varieties. The Center for Advanced Study of Language Pashto Grammar provides a description of the language that is supported by examples presented in native orthography, Roman transcription, morpheme-by-morpheme glossing, and translation.... more...
- Oxford University Press, UK 2004; US$ 37.99
After Yugoslavia collapsed in 1991 Serbo-Croatian disintegrated. Using his first-hand observations before and after communism Robert Greenberg describes how the languages of Croatia, Bosnia, Kosovo, Serbia, and Montenegro came into being and shows how their genesis reflects ethnic, religious, and political identity. - ;Language rifts in the Balkans... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2012; US$ 42.95
Serbian: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of Serbian as used by contemporary native speakers of the language. Refreshingly jargon free, it presents an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use today. A reference source for the learner and user of... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 149.00
This volume unifies a wide breadth of interdisciplinary studies examining the expression of motion in Slavic languages. The contributors to the volume have joined in the discussion of Slavic motion talk from diachronic, typological, comparative, cognitive, and acquisitional perspectives with a particular focus on verbs of motion, the nuclei of the... more...
- Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 33.95
Colloquial Croatian provides a step-by-step course in Afrikaans as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Croatian in a broad range of situations. No prior knowledge of the language... more...
- De Gruyter 2013; US$ 140.00
Bringing together the research fields of sign language linguistics and information structure, this book focuses on the realization of modal and focus particles in German Sign Language, Sign Language of the Netherlands, and Irish Sign Language. The study analyzes professionally elicited data with regard to nonmanual features expressed by articulators... more...
- Editions Rodopi 2010; US$ 78.00
The book examines the discursive construction of the representation of Europe in the selected writings of leading Serbian writers and intellectuals in the first half of the twentieth century. In addition to being of particular significance in the process of the genesis of our understanding of Europe across the continent, these several decades... more...
- WBG - Wissenschaftliche Buchgesellschaft 2012; US$ 24.27
Das von ausgewiesenen Slavisten verfasste Buch bietet eine wissenschaftliche Einführung in die slavischen Sprachen: sowohl in die Standardsprachen der Gegenwart (Russisch, Ukrainisch, Weißrussisch, Polnisch, Tschechisch, Slovakisch, Slovenisch, Kroatisch, Serbisch, Bosnisch, Makedonisch, Bulgarisch) wie auch in die sog. Kleinschriftsprachen der Gegenwart... more...
- Springer 2012; US$ 69.95
This white paper is part of a series that promotes knowledge about language technology and its potential. It addresses educators, journalists, politicians, language communities and others. The availability and use of language technology in Europe varies between languages. Consequently, the actions that are required to further support research and development... more...