23.1796, Books: Old English Grammar: Wright, Wright

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Date: Sat, 07 Apr 2012 19:49:38
From: Ulrich Lueders [lincom.europa at t-online.de]
Subject: Old English Grammar: Wright, Wright

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Title: Old English Grammar 
Series Title: LINCOM Gramatica  

Publication Year: 2012 
Publisher: Lincom GmbH
	   http://www.lincom.eu
	

Book URL: www.lincom-shop.eu 


Author: Joseph Wright
Author: Elisabeth Wright

Paperback: ISBN:  9783895861673 Pages: 377 Price: Europe EURO 75.10


Abstract:

The student who throughly masters the book will not only have gained a 
comprehensive knowledge of Old English, but will also have acquired the 
elements of Comparative Germanic grammar. Although this grammar makes 
no pretence of being an exhaustive work, yet it is by far the most complete 
Grammar that has hitherto been written in English, and the first to deal with 
the subject in a strictly scientific manner (from the preface). 

Contents: Orthography and pro-nunciation, the prim. 

Germanic Equivalents of the Indo-Germanic vowel-sounds, the prim. 
Germanic vowel-system, the OE. development of the prim. Germanic vowels 
and accentuated syllables, the prim. Germanic equivalents of the OE. 
vowwels and accented syllables, the OE. development of the prim. Germanic 
vowels and unaccentuated syllables, ablaut, the first sound-shifting, Verner's 
law, and other consonant changes which took place in the prim. Germanic 
language, special West Germanic modifications of the general Germanic 
consonant-system, the OE. development of the General Germanic 
consonant-system, nouns, adjectives, pronouns, verbs, adverbs, word-
formation, index.

(Re-edition; originally published 1914 in Humphrey Milford; written in English) 



Linguistic Field(s): English Linguistics
                     General Linguistics
                     Historical Linguistics
                     Phonology

Subject Language(s): English, Old (ang)


Written In: English  (eng)
	
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