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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Spanish. En efeto, rematado ya su juicio, vino a dar en el mas extrafio
pensamiento que jamas dio loco en el mundo, y fue que le parecio convenible y
necesario, asi para el aumento de su honra como para el servicio de su
republica, hacerse ...
Pronunciation and usage of Spanish naturally vary between countries, but
regional differences are not so great as .to make the language unintelligible to
speakers from different areas. The purest form of Spanish is known as Castilian, ...
Portuguese is a Romance language, closely related to, and yet distinctly different
from, Spanish. It is softer and less emphatic than Spanish, with a greater variety
of vowel sounds, and contains a number of nasal sounds that are completely ...
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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