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Language structure and language use; essays, by Charles A. Ferguson. Selected and introduced by Anwar S. Dil.

Stanford, Calif., Stanford University Press, 1971.
ISBN 0804707804, 9780804707800

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Subjects Aufsatzsammlung.
Ferguson, Charles Albert.
Langage et langues.
Language and languages.
Toegepaste taalwetenschap.
Series Language science and national development.
Description xiv, 327 pages 24 cm.
Copyright Date 1971.
Notes "The eighteen articles selected for this volume cover the period from 1959 to 1970."
Includes bibliographical references.
Contents Diglossia.--Linguistic diversity in South Asia.--The language factor in national development.--Background to second language problems.--Problems of teaching languages with diglossia.--Assumptions about nasals: a sample study in phonological universals.--Linguistic theory and language learning.--Baby talk in six languages.--Applied linguistics.--On sociolinguistically oriented language surveys.--National sociolinguistic profile formulas.--Sentence deviance in linguistics and language teaching.--St. Stefan of Perm and applied linguistics.--Language development.--Contrastive analysis and language development.--Contrasting patterns of literacy acquisition in a multilingual nation.--Absence of copula and the notion of simplicity: a study of normal speech, baby talk, foreigner talk, and pidgins.--A role of Arabic in Ethiopia: a sociolinguistic perspective.--Bibliography of Charles A. Ferguson's works, compiled by A.S. Dil (pages [313]-327).
Network Numbers (OCoLC)160088
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WorldCat Identities Ferguson, Charles A. 1921-1998.
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