Loading, please wait...

product description page

Essential Hindi Grammar : With Examples from Modern Hindi Literature (Hardcover) (Christine Everaert)

Essential Hindi Grammar : With Examples from Modern Hindi Literature (Hardcover) (Christine Everaert) - image 1 of 1

About this item

This is a comprehensive yet concise description of Modern Standard Hindi grammar. Because each grammatical topic is thoroughly illustrated with basic examples and more complex ones from modern Hindi short stories, it can be used as a reference and supplementary grammar to any textbook from beginning to advanced levels. Its linguistic approach to language acquisition is efficient and effective and will be appreciated by students learning written and spoken Hindi in the classroom or independently, as well as by those wanting to read literary Hindi or teach it as a second language at the college level. Its appealing examples will enhance even heritage learners’ cultural knowledge of Hindi literature.

Essential Hindi Grammar will draw in students who are new to language learning. Grammatical concepts are introduced and fully explained; basic grammatical terminology is presented in plain language but without over-simplifying material for more advanced learners. Numerous user-friendly tables accompany grammatical explanations. One of the benefits of the volume is its extensive coverage of abstract structures of the modern standard language. Drawing examples from Hindi literature, it combines the study of language with that of literature and literary culture—a rare approach to language acquisition. Scientific transliteration is provided consistently throughout the book, wherever Hindi in Devanagari is given.

Essential Hindi Grammar is a solid addition to existing Hindi pedagogical materials and will assist those engaged in the acquisition of the language throughout the Anglophone world.

Number of Pages: 181
Genre: Foreign Language Study, Language + Art + Disciplines
Format: Hardcover
Publisher: Univ of Hawaii Pr
Author: Christine Everaert
Language: English
Street Date: March 31, 2017
TCIN: 51701694
UPC: 9780824857875
Item Number (DPCI): 248-28-9201
If the item details above aren’t accurate or complete, we want to know about it. Report incorrect product info.
MSRPReg: $75.00 Save $3.75 (5% off)
not available
Not in stores

Ratings & reviews

Prices, promotions, styles and availability may vary by store & online. See our price match guarantee. See how a store is chosen for you.

*See offer details. Restrictions apply. Pricing, promotions and availability may vary by location and at Target.com.