Author: Ingo Plag
Publisher: Walter de Gruyter GmbH & Co KG
Category : Language Arts & Disciplines
Languages : en
Pages : 302
This highly successful textbook introduces university students to English linguistics, with a hands-on didactic orientation. It covers the core areas of structural linguistics, with extensions to historical linguistics, sociolinguistics and psycholinguistics. The updated third edition contains a new chapter that presents modern empirical research methods in the form of exemplary small-scale studies.