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Introduction to Korean Linguistics (Paperback) (Eunhee Lee)

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An Introduction to Korean Linguistics is a valuable and comprehensive text for anyone with an interest in Korean linguistics.

This book provides an in-depth introduction to the basics of Korean linguistics, and modern linguistic theory, in an accessible style. It features a step-by-step approach designed to lead the reader through the linguistic make-up of the language, from the basics of its sound system and sentence structure to the semantics of modern spoken Korean.

Features include:

  • Detailed chapters covering the core areas in the field of linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, morphology and syntax

  • Clear and accessible explanations which effectively demonstrate the intricacies and subtleties of the Korean language

  • Suggested readings for those interested in expanding their knowledge of a specific topic

  • Exercises designed to complement the factual and analytical issues covered in each chapter

  • A comprehensive glossary of central terms and a companion website offering a wealth of additional materials.

Korean is an invaluable language for the study of theoretical and comparative linguistics, as it provides important examples and counter-examples to key issues, makingAn Introduction to Korean Linguistics an essential text for students and professional linguists alike.

This book introduces students to the fields of Korean linguistics and modern linguistic theory, drawing on the generative approach developed since Chomsky. Students are taken through the linguistic make up of modern spoken Korean in a step-by-step process
Number of Pages: 261
Genre: Foreign Language Study, Language + Art + Disciplines
Sub-Genre: Korean
Format: Paperback
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Author: Eunhee Lee
Language: English
Street Date: November 4, 2015
TCIN: 17111694
UPC: 9780415659932
Item Number (DPCI): 247-01-4267
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