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- De Gruyter 2005; US$ 837.00
The Atlas of North American English provides the first overall view of the pronunciation and vowel systems of the dialects of the U.S. and Canada. The Atlas re-defines the regional dialects of American English on the basis of sound changes active in the 1990s and draws new boundaries reflecting those changes. It is based on a telephone... more...
- Presses de l''niversite du Quebec 2010; US$ 18.00
Fruit du colloque international « Multilinguisme et traitement automatique des langues » tenu en 2009, les articles recueillis dans cet ouvrage exposent les dernières avancées scientifiques en matière de traitement automatique des langues, et ce, tant sur le plan théorique que sur le plan de lapplication. more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 2010; US$ 158.00
This monograph proposes a new interpretation of the intrasegmental structure of consonants and provides the first systematic intra- and cross-linguistic study of consonant prevocalization. The proposed model represents consonants as inherently bigestural and makes strong predictions that are automatically relevant to phonological theory at both the... more...
- Palgrave Macmillan 2006; US$ 125.00
The contributors to this collection address issues of definition and theory of linguistic areas, analyze the process of convergence, and introduce methods to assess the impact of language contact across geographical zones. New case studies are accompanied by discussions that revisit some of the more well-established linguistic areas. more...
- De Gruyter 2011; US$ 266.00
Salomo A. Birnbaum (1891?1989) is the uncontested pioneer in two large closely related research areas, namely historical Jewish linguistics and the palaeography of Hebrew and all Jewish successor languages. This collection of essays provides a cross-section through Birnbaum?s life?s work. Volume I contains articles on Jewish philology... more...
- F+W Media 2010; US$ 9.95 US$ 8.16
Ceilling. Beleive. Scissers. Do you have trouble spelling everyday words? Is your spell check on overdrive? Well, this easy-to-use dictionary is just what you need! Organized with speed and convenience in mind, it gives you instant access to the correct spellings of more than 12,500 words. Also provided are quick tips and memory tricks, like: Help... more...
- John Benjamins Publishing Company 1997; US$ 158.00
Standards and Variation in Urban Speech is an examination and exploration of the aims and methods of sociolinguistic investigation, based on studies of Scottish urban speech. It criticially examines the implications of the notions ‘vernacular’, ‘standard language’, ‘Received Pronunciation’, ‘social class’,... more...
- Wiley 2011; US$ 34.95 US$ 30.29
The History of English Spelling reveals the history of Modern English spelling, tracing its origins and development from Old English up to the present day. Includes a wealth of information and data on English spelling not available anywhere else Features a complementary website with additional material at www.historyofenglishspelling.info... more...