The Study of Language (6th Edition)

Author: Yule, G.
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Levels: Other ()



This textbook provides an engaging and user-friendly introduction to the study of language. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, Yule presents information in bite-sized sections, clearly explaining the major concepts in linguistics through all the key elements of language. This sixth edition has been revised and updated throughout, with substantial changes made to the chapters on phonetics, grammar and syntax, and eighty new study questions. To increase student engagement and to foster problem-solving and critical thinking skills, the book also includes twenty new tasks. An expanded and revised online study guide provides students with further resources, including answers and tutorials for all tasks, while encouraging lively and proactive learning. This is the most fundamental and easy-to-use introduction to the study of language.

 

>Easy to follow and simple to understand – a concise and fundamental introduction to language study

>Provides students with a vocabulary for talking about language and a solid knowledge of how English works

>Yule presents the major concepts in language study in short, bite-sized sections, assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, allowing flexibility in teaching

>The sixth edition includes substantial changes to the chapters on phonetics, grammar and syntax, eighty new study questions and twenty new tasks to encourage active learning

The Study of Language (6th Edition)

Hardback
ISBN: 9781107152991
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Yule, G.
Publication Date: Oct 2016
Levels: Other
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£64.99
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Paperback
ISBN: 9781316606759
Publisher: Cambridge University Press (CUP)
Author: Yule, G.
Publication Date: Oct 2016
Levels: Other
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