: English Words (): Francis Katamba: Books. Francis Katamba is Lecturer in Linguistics at Lancaster University. His publications Katamba, Francis. English words/Francis Katamba p. cm. English Words has 8 ratings and 0 reviews. This book aims to arouse curiosity about English words and about the nature of language in.
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The syllable in Luganda phonology and morphology. Modelling the mental lexicon The encyclopedia of language and linguistics. Introduction to Phonology Francis Katamba.
Where does that word come from? Why do we spell it kataamba that? In Nurse, D, and Phillippson eds. Thanks for telling us about the problem. Return to Book Page. Marina added it May 14, British contributions to morphology. With lively examples from a range of sources – encompassing poetry, jokes, journalism, advertising and cliches – and including practical exercises and a fully comprehensive glossary, English Words is an entertaining introduction to the study of words and will be of interest to anyone who uses them.
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It looks at the structure of words, their meaning, spelling and pronunciation, how new words are manufactured or imported, and how the meaning of words change with time. Words are all around us – we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands – but we don’t often think about them too deeply There are no discussion topics on this book yet.
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English Words by Francis Katamba
Preface to the first edition. Alipio rated it it was amazing Jul 22, Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. In an age of the World Wide Web and mobile neglish, this revised edition rightly addresses the impact on the lexicon from electronic-mediated communication.
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Words in a wider context 5. Curzon Press, ; ‘Phonetically motivated word-formation’.
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Want to Read saving…. Addison Wesley Longman, and Morphology: Facts about the world’s languages: English Words Francis Katamba Limited preview – It also investigates how englihs mind deals with words by highlighting the amazing intellectual feat performed routinely when the right word is retrieved from the mental dictionary. Isaya rated it it was amazing May 19, So relaxed is his style that English Words often reads like a leisurely chat with an old friend.
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