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The Resource The English writing system, Vivian Cook

The English writing system, Vivian Cook

Label
The English writing system
Title
The English writing system
Statement of responsibility
Vivian Cook
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Combining an academic perspective from linguistics and psychology with insights into everyday spelling mistakes, The English Writing System will interest students and teachers of linguistics, literature, the English language, psychology and education
Member of
Cataloging source
N$T
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1940-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Cook, Vivian
Dewey number
421/.1
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
PE1074.7
LC item number
.C66 2004eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
The English language series
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • Anglais (Langue)
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • English language
  • English language
  • Rechtschreibung
  • Spelling
  • Schrijftaal
  • Engels
  • Englisch
Label
The English writing system, Vivian Cook
Instantiates
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ways of writing 1 -- 1.1 Meaning-based and sound-based writing 2 -- 1.2 Two ways of processing written language 15 -- 2 The multi-dimensions of spoken and written English 31 -- 2.1 Differences between the visual and acoustic media 32 -- 2.2 Special features of written English 38 -- 3 Approaches to English spelling 54 -- 3.1 Basic rules for English 55 -- 3.2 Venezky: correspondence rules and markers 61 -- 3.3 Albrow: three systems of English spelling 68 -- 3.4 Noam and Carol Chomsky: lexical representation 76 -- 4 Punctuation and typography 89 -- 4.1 Grammatical and correspondence punctuation 91 -- 4.2 The typography of English 107 -- 5 Learning the English writing system 121 -- 5.1 English-speaking children's acquisition of spelling 122 -- 5.2 Acquisition of English spelling by speakers of other languages 138 -- 6 Historical changes in the English writing system 149 -- 6.1 Before English 151 6.2 Old English 153 -- 6.3 Middle English 158 -- 6.4 From Early Modern English to Modern English 162 -- 7 Variation in the English writing system 178 -- 7.1 Differences of region: 'British' and 'American' spelling styles 179 -- 7.2 Novel spellings of pop groups and business names 186 -- 7.3 Adapting English to modern means of communication 193 -- References 205 -- IPA transcription of English phonemes 215 -- Index 217
Control code
650586915
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780340808641
Lccn
2004301562
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650586915
Label
The English writing system, Vivian Cook
Publication
Antecedent source
unknown
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 205-214) and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Ways of writing 1 -- 1.1 Meaning-based and sound-based writing 2 -- 1.2 Two ways of processing written language 15 -- 2 The multi-dimensions of spoken and written English 31 -- 2.1 Differences between the visual and acoustic media 32 -- 2.2 Special features of written English 38 -- 3 Approaches to English spelling 54 -- 3.1 Basic rules for English 55 -- 3.2 Venezky: correspondence rules and markers 61 -- 3.3 Albrow: three systems of English spelling 68 -- 3.4 Noam and Carol Chomsky: lexical representation 76 -- 4 Punctuation and typography 89 -- 4.1 Grammatical and correspondence punctuation 91 -- 4.2 The typography of English 107 -- 5 Learning the English writing system 121 -- 5.1 English-speaking children's acquisition of spelling 122 -- 5.2 Acquisition of English spelling by speakers of other languages 138 -- 6 Historical changes in the English writing system 149 -- 6.1 Before English 151 6.2 Old English 153 -- 6.3 Middle English 158 -- 6.4 From Early Modern English to Modern English 162 -- 7 Variation in the English writing system 178 -- 7.1 Differences of region: 'British' and 'American' spelling styles 179 -- 7.2 Novel spellings of pop groups and business names 186 -- 7.3 Adapting English to modern means of communication 193 -- References 205 -- IPA transcription of English phonemes 215 -- Index 217
Control code
650586915
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (vi, 229 pages)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780340808641
Lccn
2004301562
Level of compression
unknown
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations
Quality assurance targets
not applicable
Reformatting quality
unknown
Sound
unknown sound
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)650586915

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