LINGUISTICS. AN INTRODUCTION TO LANGUAGE AND. COMMUNICATION. Fifth Edition. Adrian Akmajian. Richard A. Demers. Ann K. Farmer. Robert M. The text provides a sound introduction to linguistic methodology while also The late Adrian Akmajian was Professor of Linguistics at the University of Arizona. by. Adrian Akmajian. · Rating details · ratings · 7 reviews. This popular introductory linguistics text is unique in the way various themes are integrated.
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Revisions include, but are not limited to, the addition of “selected readings” sections, updated examples, new discussion on the creative nature of neologisms, and the use of IPA as the primary transcription system throughout.
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