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The Resource Lingo : around Europe in sixty languages, Dorren Gaston ; with contributions by Jenny Audring, Frauke Watson and Alison Edwards (translation)

Lingo : around Europe in sixty languages, Dorren Gaston ; with contributions by Jenny Audring, Frauke Watson and Alison Edwards (translation)

Label
Lingo : around Europe in sixty languages
Title
Lingo
Title remainder
around Europe in sixty languages
Statement of responsibility
Dorren Gaston ; with contributions by Jenny Audring, Frauke Watson and Alison Edwards (translation)
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
YDXCP
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Dorren, Gaston
Dewey number
409.4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorDate
  • 1977-
  • 1983-
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
  • Dorren, Gaston
  • Audring, Jenny
  • Watson, Frauke
  • Edwards, Alison
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Language and culture
  • Europe
  • Philology
  • Language and languages
  • Language and culture
  • Language and languages
  • Language and languages
  • Philology
  • Europe
Label
Lingo : around Europe in sixty languages, Dorren Gaston ; with contributions by Jenny Audring, Frauke Watson and Alison Edwards (translation)
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Profile Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What Europeans speak -- Next of tongue : Languages and their families -- Past perfect discontinuous : Languages and their history -- War and peace : Languages and politics -- Werds, wirds, wurds ... : Written and spoken -- Nuts and bolts : Languages and their vocabulary -- Talking by the book : Languages and their grammar -- Intensive care : Languages on the brink and beyond -- Movers and shakers : Linguists who left their mark -- Warts and all : Linguistic portrait studies
  • PART TWO : Past perfect discontinuous -
  • German -
  • Galician -
  • Danish -
  • Channel Island Norman -
  • Karaim, Ladino and Yiddish -
  • Icelandic
  • PART THREE : War and peace -
  • Norwegian -
  • Belarus(s)ian -
  • PART ONE : Next of tongue -
  • Luxembourgish -
  • Scots and Frisian -
  • Swedish -
  • Catalan -
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • PART FOUR : Werds, wirds, wurds ... -
  • Czech -
  • Polish -
  • Scots Gaelic -
  • Russian -
  • Lithuanian -
  • Spanish -
  • lovene -
  • helta and Anglo-Romani
  • PART FIVE : Nuts and bolts -
  • Portuguese -
  • Sorbian -
  • Latvian -
  • Italian -
  • Sami -
  • Finno-Ugric Languages -
  • Breton
  • PART SIX : Talking by the book -
  • Dutch -
  • Romani -
  • Bulgarian-Slovak -
  • Welsh -
  • Basque -
  • Ukrainian
  • PART SEVEN : Intensive care -
  • Monegasque -
  • Romansh -
  • Irish -
  • Gagauz -
  • Dalmatian -
  • Cornish -
  • Manx -
  • PART EIGHT : Movers and shakers -
  • Slovak -
  • Albanian -
  • Germanic languages -
  • Esperanto -
  • French -
  • Macedonian -
  • Turkish
  • PART NINE : Warts and all -
  • Finnish -
  • Faroese -
  • Sign languages -
  • Armenian -
  • Hungarian -
  • Maltese -
  • English
  • Slavic languages -
  • Balkan languages -
  • Ossetian
Control code
ocn939426732
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Grove press paperback edition.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780802125712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
Label
Lingo : around Europe in sixty languages, Dorren Gaston ; with contributions by Jenny Audring, Frauke Watson and Alison Edwards (translation)
Publication
Copyright
Note
"First published in Great Britain in 2014 by Profile Books."
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 285-286) and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • What Europeans speak -- Next of tongue : Languages and their families -- Past perfect discontinuous : Languages and their history -- War and peace : Languages and politics -- Werds, wirds, wurds ... : Written and spoken -- Nuts and bolts : Languages and their vocabulary -- Talking by the book : Languages and their grammar -- Intensive care : Languages on the brink and beyond -- Movers and shakers : Linguists who left their mark -- Warts and all : Linguistic portrait studies
  • PART TWO : Past perfect discontinuous -
  • German -
  • Galician -
  • Danish -
  • Channel Island Norman -
  • Karaim, Ladino and Yiddish -
  • Icelandic
  • PART THREE : War and peace -
  • Norwegian -
  • Belarus(s)ian -
  • PART ONE : Next of tongue -
  • Luxembourgish -
  • Scots and Frisian -
  • Swedish -
  • Catalan -
  • Serbo-Croatian
  • PART FOUR : Werds, wirds, wurds ... -
  • Czech -
  • Polish -
  • Scots Gaelic -
  • Russian -
  • Lithuanian -
  • Spanish -
  • lovene -
  • helta and Anglo-Romani
  • PART FIVE : Nuts and bolts -
  • Portuguese -
  • Sorbian -
  • Latvian -
  • Italian -
  • Sami -
  • Finno-Ugric Languages -
  • Breton
  • PART SIX : Talking by the book -
  • Dutch -
  • Romani -
  • Bulgarian-Slovak -
  • Welsh -
  • Basque -
  • Ukrainian
  • PART SEVEN : Intensive care -
  • Monegasque -
  • Romansh -
  • Irish -
  • Gagauz -
  • Dalmatian -
  • Cornish -
  • Manx -
  • PART EIGHT : Movers and shakers -
  • Slovak -
  • Albanian -
  • Germanic languages -
  • Esperanto -
  • French -
  • Macedonian -
  • Turkish
  • PART NINE : Warts and all -
  • Finnish -
  • Faroese -
  • Sign languages -
  • Armenian -
  • Hungarian -
  • Maltese -
  • English
  • Slavic languages -
  • Balkan languages -
  • Ossetian
Control code
ocn939426732
Dimensions
22 cm
Edition
First Grove press paperback edition.
Extent
303 pages
Isbn
9780802125712
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps

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