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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To ask other readers questions languagr The Arabic Languageplease sign up. Amazon Inspire Digital Educational Resources. 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 its earliest beginnings to modern times.

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The serious linguistic analysis is mostly separated out, so you can skip it if that’s not your thing. It would have been useful to have a glossary at the end. Coverage includes all aspects of the history of Arabic, the Arabic linguistic tradition, Arabic dialects and Arabic as a world language.


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Antonia rated it it was amazing Aug 14, I would have found the book much easier if the words had been left in Arabic. Ola rated it it was amazing Aug 18, Many of the works in Semitic languages have utilized a linguist approach that is unique to Semitic Linguistics limiting the works usefulness for general linguist studies.

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The Arabic Language by Kees Versteegh

The Earliest Stages of Arabic 4. This was an excellent, well researched book. Amazon Music Stream millions of songs. Get fast, langkage shipping with Amazon Prime. It was full of history, which added context to the discussion of the dialects, and despite being a speaker, I found it full of new information.

This is a wonderful scientific read for all those who wish to delve deeply in the background of the Arabic language. Oxford University Press is a department of the University of Oxford. Arabic for Nerds 1: English Choose a language for shopping.


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Arabic in the Pre-Islamic Period 5. Don’t have a Kindle? Account Options Sign in. I picked this up in Monterey, California back in and have found it to be a valuable addition to my collection.

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