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Language : its nature, development and origin.

Author: Otto Jespersen
Publisher: London : G. Allen & Unwin, 1950.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Otto Jespersen
OCLC Number: 16791545
Description: 448 pages ; 22 cm
Contents: History of linguistic science. Before 1800 --
Beginning of nineteenth century --
Middle of nineteenth century --
End of nineteenth century --
The child. Sounds --
Words --
Grammar --
Some fundamental problems --
The influence of the child on linguistic development --
The influence of the child (continued) --
The individual and the world. The foreigner --
Pidgin and Congeners --
The woman --
Causes of change --
Causes of change (continued) --
Development of language. Etymology --
Progress or decay? --
Progress --
Origin of grammatical elements --
Sound symbolism --
The origin of speech.

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