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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A wonderful book to possess! A student of Arabic, like myself, would find this book to be a review of the origins and similarities between the semetic languages.

Contents The Development of the Study of Arabic i. Customers who viewed this item also viewed.

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Additional chapters on the structure of Arabic, bilingualism and Arabic pidgins and creoles A full explanation of the use of conventional Arabic transcription and IPA characters An updated bibliography All chapters have been revised and updated in light of recent research.


Concentrating on the difference between The reader is given a solid grounding in the structure of the language, its historical context and its use in various literary and non-literary genres, as well as an understanding of the role of Arabic as a cultural, religious and political world language.

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Don’t have a Kindle? East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. 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 moder This general introduction to the Arabic Language, now available in paperback, places special emphasis on the history and variation of the language.

Edinburgh University Press Amazon. The serious linguistic analysis is mostly separated out, so you can skip it if that’s not your thing.

The Arabic Language

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Many aspects of Arabic grammar over the centuries can be arcane, but Versteegh sets them out clearly. Covering all aspects of the history of Arabic, the Arabic linguistic tradition, Arabic dialects, sociolinguistics and Arabic as a world language, this introductory guide is perfect for students of Arabic, Arabic historical linguistics and Arabic sociolinguistics.

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