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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Encyclopedia of Arabic Language And Linguistics: This was an excellent, well researched book. Trivia About The Arabic Language. Arabic as a World Language. Concentrating on the difference between the two types of Arabic–the classical standard language and the dialects–Kees Versteegh charts the history and development of the Arabic language from its earliest beginnings to modern times. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? Read more Read less. May 26, Iz rated it araic liked it Shelves: Kelly Landry rated it liked it Feb 22, The reader is offered a solid grounding arabi the structure of the language, its historical context and its use in various literary and non-literary genres, as verstregh as an understanding of the role of Arabic as a cultural, religious and political world language.
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Other editions – View all The Arabic language C. Arabic Language Kees Versteegh Limited preview – Arabic Grammar in Context Languages in Context. I picked this up in Monterey, California back in and have found it to be a valuable addition to my collection. Arabic as a Semitic Language. An elementary grasp of Arabic would suffice. The Dialects of Arabic One person found this helpful.
This book is a “must have” for the Arabic linguist.
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. The Emergence of Modern Standard Arabic. Versteegh No preview available – To ask other readers questions about The Arabic Languageplease sign up. English Choose a language for shopping.
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Links are made between linguistic history arxbic cultural history, while the author emphasises the role of contacts between Arabic and other languages. Additionally, the book was too technical in some parts for the layman to comprehend. The Emergence of New Arabic.
Concentrating on the difference between the two types of Arabic – the Classical standard language and the dialects – Kees Versteegh charts the history and development of the Arabic language from the earliest beginnings to modern times. 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.
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All in all, a marvelous treatise and a readable book for those interested in ‘The Arabic Language’.