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New Book announcement: "An Introduction to Korean Linguistics" (Routledge)

2015-12-02 01:19

New Book announcement:

About the Book

An Introduction to Korean Linguistics is a valuable and comprehensive text for those with an interest in Korean linguistics.

This book provides an in-depth introduction to the basics of Korean linguistics, and modern linguistic theory, in an accessible style. It features a step-by-step approach designed to lead the reader through the linguistic make-up of the language, from the basics of its sound system and sentence structure to the semantics of modern spoken Korean.

Features include:

Detailed chapters covering the core areas in the field of linguistics, including phonetics, phonology, morphology and syntax

Clear and accessible explanations which effectively demonstrate the intricacies and subtleties of the Korean language

Suggested readings for those interested in expanding their knowledge of a specific topic

Exercises designed to complement the factual and analytical issues covered in each chapter

A comprehensive glossary of central terms and a companion website offering a wealth of additional materials.

Korean is an invaluable language for the study of theoretical and comparative linguistics as it provides important examples and counter-examples to key issues, making An Introduction to Korean Linguisticsan essential text for students and professional linguists alike.

For more information regarding this website and news posting, please contact aatk@aatk.org

American Association of Teachers of Korean, AATK

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