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The Resource The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian : an introduction to Italian linguistics, Gianrenzo P. Clivio and Marcel Danesi

The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian : an introduction to Italian linguistics, Gianrenzo P. Clivio and Marcel Danesi

Label
The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian : an introduction to Italian linguistics
Title
The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian
Title remainder
an introduction to Italian linguistics
Statement of responsibility
Gianrenzo P. Clivio and Marcel Danesi
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Filling a major gap in the curriculum of undergraduate and graduate programs in Italian linguistics, this is a text on Italian linguistics that clearly presents all of the key concepts in a form designed specifically for English-speaking students
Member of
Cataloging source
CaOTU
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Clivio, Gianrenzo P
Dewey number
450
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
PC1065
LC item number
.C54 2000eb
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
1946-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Danesi, Marcel
Series statement
Toronto Italian studies
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Italian language
  • FOREIGN LANGUAGE STUDY
  • LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES
  • Italian language
  • Italianistik
  • Linguistik
  • Taalkunde
  • Italiaans
Label
The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian : an introduction to Italian linguistics, Gianrenzo P. Clivio and Marcel Danesi
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • PREFACE -- 1 The Italian Language -- Origins -- Historical Outline -- Dialects -- Standard Italian -- Characteristics -- Follow-Up Activities -- 2 Linguistics -- Historical Overview -- Phonology -- Morphology -- Syntax -- Semantics -- Discourse -- Variation -- Follow-Up Activities -- 3 The Sounds of Italian -- Phonetic Description -- The Vowels -- The Consonants -- The Double Consonants -- Syllable Structure -- Prosodic Features -- Orthography -- Follow-Up Activities -- 4 The Italian Sound System -- The Phoneme -- Allophones -- Phonological Analysis -- Distinctive Features
  • Distinctive-Feature Analysis -- Follow-Up Activities -- 5 Word Structure -- Words -- The Morpheme -- Allomorphs -- Morphological Analysis -- Affixation -- Follow-Up Activities -- 6 Sentence Patterns -- Phrase Structure -- Relations -- The Lexicon -- Grammar and Mind -- Follow-Up Activities -- 7 Meaning -- Words as Signs -- Denotation and Connotation -- Semantic Relations -- Utterances -- Names -- Metaphor -- Follow-Up Activities -- 8 Discourse -- Speech Acts -- Conversational Devices -- Nonverbal Communication -- A Model of Discourse -- Narrative and Discourse -- Follow-Up Activities
  • 9 Variation -- Regional Variation -- Variation Outside Italy -- Social Varieties -- Aspects of Linguistic Change -- Concluding Remarks -- Follow-Up Activities -- GLOSSARY OF TECHNICAL TERMS -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- ITALIAN-ENGLISH GLOSSARY -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- I -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- X -- Z -- FURTHER READING -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
244768772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442682405
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt52m36
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768772
Label
The sounds, forms, and uses of Italian : an introduction to Italian linguistics, Gianrenzo P. Clivio and Marcel Danesi
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references 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
  • PREFACE -- 1 The Italian Language -- Origins -- Historical Outline -- Dialects -- Standard Italian -- Characteristics -- Follow-Up Activities -- 2 Linguistics -- Historical Overview -- Phonology -- Morphology -- Syntax -- Semantics -- Discourse -- Variation -- Follow-Up Activities -- 3 The Sounds of Italian -- Phonetic Description -- The Vowels -- The Consonants -- The Double Consonants -- Syllable Structure -- Prosodic Features -- Orthography -- Follow-Up Activities -- 4 The Italian Sound System -- The Phoneme -- Allophones -- Phonological Analysis -- Distinctive Features
  • Distinctive-Feature Analysis -- Follow-Up Activities -- 5 Word Structure -- Words -- The Morpheme -- Allomorphs -- Morphological Analysis -- Affixation -- Follow-Up Activities -- 6 Sentence Patterns -- Phrase Structure -- Relations -- The Lexicon -- Grammar and Mind -- Follow-Up Activities -- 7 Meaning -- Words as Signs -- Denotation and Connotation -- Semantic Relations -- Utterances -- Names -- Metaphor -- Follow-Up Activities -- 8 Discourse -- Speech Acts -- Conversational Devices -- Nonverbal Communication -- A Model of Discourse -- Narrative and Discourse -- Follow-Up Activities
  • 9 Variation -- Regional Variation -- Variation Outside Italy -- Social Varieties -- Aspects of Linguistic Change -- Concluding Remarks -- Follow-Up Activities -- GLOSSARY OF TECHNICAL TERMS -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- ITALIAN-ENGLISH GLOSSARY -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- I -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- X -- Z -- FURTHER READING -- INDEX -- A -- B -- C -- D -- E -- F -- G -- H -- I -- J -- L -- M -- N -- O -- P -- Q -- R -- S -- T -- U -- V -- W
Control code
244768772
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (xi, 235 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781442682405
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
Other physical details
illustrations, map
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
22573/ctt52m36
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)244768772

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