The languages of the world
Funk & Wagnalls, 1975 M04 1 - 374 páginas
Presents brief descriptions of the world's language families and their major subdivisions and descriptions of the more important individual national, tribal, and minor languages, with sample texts and translations
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Pidgin. and. Creole. Languages. Pidgins and Creoles are languages that arise to
bridge the gap between people who could not otherwise communicate with each
other. A pidgin language is one with sharply reduced vocabulary (usually ...
Pidgin of eastern New Guinea and nearby islands. As the indispensable lingua
franca of the region, it has been accorded official status in the new country of
Papua New Guinea. French Creoles, in many different varieties, are spoken in ...
Pidgin. English. Long Muglim klostu long Mount Hagen planti man i belhat tru. As
bilong trabel em i man Kei na Ruri na Maga Nugints — tripela i bin trikim moa
olsem 1000 man. Ol i tok ol man hia i mas tromoim $10 inap long $100 bilong ...
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LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - MsMixte - LibraryThing
Not a lot of in-depth analysis of the languages presented, but a wonderful opportunity to see how the various languages LOOK. Need to know what Nakhi looks like? Urdu? Is it Swedish or Danish? It's in here... Leer comentario completo
LibraryThing ReviewCrítica de los usuarios - Ludi_Ling - LibraryThing
A nice book as a quick guide of all the modern languages of the world - I especially liked that it included the standard scripts used for writing each language, as well as a passage written in that ... Leer comentario completo