Concentrating on the difference between the two types of Arabic the classical standard language and the dialects Kees Versteegh charts the. Concentrating on the difference between the two types of Arabic–the classical standard language and the dialects–Kees Versteegh charts the history and. LITERATUR/REVIEWS. Kees Versteegh: The Arabic Language. Edinburgh: Edinburgh. University Press ix, pp. This is a very useful handbook, both for.
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Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. Arabic as a Minority Language Arabic Language Kees Versteegh Limited preview – Coverage includes all aspects of the history of Arabic, languahe Arabic linguistic tradition, Arabic dialects and Arabic as a world language.
Sakura rated it it was amazing Nov 06, In just over This book by Kees Versteegh is the best introduction to the whole phenomenon of Arabic: I picked this up in Monterey, California back in and have found it to be a valuable addition to my collection. If you are a seller for this product, languaage you like to suggest updates through seller support? A must read for those interested in socio-linguistics, Islam, the Arabic language, or language in general. Originally published ina second edition appeared in Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
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The Arabic Language – Kees Versteegh, C. H. M. Versteegh – Google Books
It even takes up the linguistic diffusion of Arabic into other languages i. The Emergence of New Arabic. Fill the Gaps – Questions about Arabic Grammar.
Arabic Language – Kees Versteegh – Google Books
Many aspects of Arabic grammar lwnguage the centuries can be arcane, but Versteegh sets them out clearly. The reader is given a solid grounding in the structure of the language, its historical context and its use in various literary and non-literary genres, as well as an understanding of the role of Arabic as a cultural, religious and political world language.
Top Reviews Most recent Versteegn Reviews. Additionally, the book was too technical in some parts for the layman to comprehend.
This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Students will gain a solid grounding in the structure arabci the language, its historical context and its use in various literary and non-literary genres, as well as an understanding of the role of Arabic as a cultural, religious and political world language. The Emergence of Modern Standard Arabic But it is not for beginning students of either Arabic or linguistics. Just a moment while we sign you in to your Goodreads account.
It was full of history, which added context to the discussion of the dialects, and despite being a speaker, I found it full of new information. Arabic as a Semitic Language 3.
The Arabic Language
He graduated in Classical and Semitic languages and specializes in historical linguistics and the history of linguistics, focusing on processes of language change and language contact.
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His books include Pidginization and Creolization: Lingualism Arabic Learner’s Dictionary: Sold by ayvax and ships from Amazon Fulfillment. I enjoyed reading about the origins of the language: VersteeghKees Versteegh Snippet view – Liddell and Robert Scott.
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