: English Words (): Francis Katamba: Books. Francis Katamba is Lecturer in Linguistics at Lancaster University. His publications Katamba, Francis. English words/Francis Katamba p. cm. English Words has 8 ratings and 0 reviews. This book aims to arouse curiosity about English words and about the nature of language in.

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English Words by Francis Katamba

Richy Willy rated it really liked it Apr 17, English Language and Linguistics. Book Phonetically motivated word-formation. His recent articles include ‘The word in Luganda’. Studies in African Linguistic Typology. eng,ish

English Words

So relaxed is his style that English Words often reads like a leisurely chat with an old friend. And how do we know what it means?

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The approach to the study of words is descriptive rather than theoretical. Words are all around us kattamba we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands – but we don’t often think about them too deeply. To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up. Francis is Professor of Linguistics within the Department. Studying the English language. Addison Wordz Longman, and Morphology: But don’t be fooled The student of language will find the challenging exercises, the hyperlinks and the various well-chosen examples particularly stimulating for understanding the nature of language.

Chapter Review of H. Lilian Stewart marked it as to-read Dec 16, Morphology Francis Katamba, John Stonham.

Return to Book Page. With lively examples from a range of sources – encompassing poetry, jokes, journalism, advertising and cliches – and including practical exercises and a fully comprehensive glossary, English Words is an entertaining introduction to the study of words and will be of interest to katamva who uses them.


Chapter The word in Luganda. Preface to the second edition.

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Refresh and try again. Why vowel letters pinch like ill-fitting shoes 9. A changing expanding lexicon 7. Routledge, ; Morphology with John Stonham, London: The wrods in Luganda.

Preview — English Words by Francis Katamba. This revised and expanded second edition brings the study of words right up to date with coverage of text messaging and email and includes new material on psycholinguistics and word meaning. His research interests are in the areas of English phonology and morphology, morphological theory, phonological theory, and African linguistics. Heba Awad enflish it as to-read Nov 30,