Diversions of Bloomsbury : selected writings on linguistics / R. H. Robins.

By: Robins, Robert Henry
Language: English Publisher: Amsterdam : North-Holland Pub. Co., 1970.Description: vi, 376 p. ; 23 cm.
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Includes bibls. - Contents: General linguistics within a liberal education. - -Noun and verb in universal grammar. - -Neutralization in grammar and lexicon. - -In defence of WP. - -Grammar, meaning, and the studyof language. - -Ancient grammarians and modern linguistics. - -Dionysius Thrax and western grammatical tradition. - -General linguistics in Great Britain 1930-1960. - -The development of the word class system of the European grammatical tradition. - -Aspects of prosodic analysis. - -The phonology of the nasalized verbal forms in Sundanese. - -Formal divisions in Sundanese. - -Vowel nasality in Sundanese. - -Nominal and verbal derivation in Sundanese. - -Basic sentence structures in Sundanese. - -Word classes in Yurok. - -The third person pronominal prefix in Yurok.