If you want to understand linguists and linguistics this is the place to start bkjnkjnkxcvncklvclkbcnvklbcvb f dkfmdmfd fdgm mk bmkg gekg em ke fkrgr kmfskmddf sddkfsdmf sdm fdkf sdddf dgd g dfgdfg dffg df gdfm g mdfgmd gdf gmdf dffdfgmdfg fmg mkdfg df gdfm gfm gdfmg fmgdfm dgmd fgmdf gmdfg f i love this book This book was published in 1981 when the term morphology was still a little new and uncomfortable to linguists This as to be borne in mind before reading this. A basic introduction to linguistics and the study of language which offers a general account of the nature of lang.
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Chapters I The Shaping of Western Civilization had to go back and reread them I decided to start taking notes and thatelped but it would ve been nice for the exercises in the book to be a bit clearly laid outBut it did ave some nice exercises overall great presentation of material and I did learn a lot OK Oh this book is outstandingly elucidated and detailed about the so called linguistics I really did whatever it took me and finally I got it nice it is a good book Great introduction to linguistics. Ics the sounds of language grammar semantics language change psycholinguistics sociolinguistics language and cultu.
Book For an introductory course on Linguistics John Lyons book is must read God elp you if you want to learn about linguistics on you re own The book The Ecology, Exploitation and Conservation of River Turtles helps enormously butalf the time it s very dry and the other Medicine and Religion half it s technobabble or linguobabble I guess and it doesn t do a good job of reminding you of things you were supposed toave learned earlier on For example I took a break between chapter three and chapter four and forgot most of the stuff from the earlier. Uage and of the aims methods and fundamental principles of linguistic theory Introduces the sub fields of linguist.
Librarian Note There is than one author in the GoodReads database with this nameSir John Lyons LittD FBA is an English linguist working on semantics