Linguistics

Australia's Original Languages

R. M. W. Dixon

Format: Paperback

AUD $32.99

An introduction to Australian Aboriginal and Torres Strait languages that explains their distinctive features accessibly for readers who have no previous experience with learning another language, and shows how language reflects traditional culture.

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How Language Began

Daniel Everett

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

A revolutionary account of the origins of language from one of the world's best known and most influential linguists.

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Words That Go Ping

Barbara Lasserre

AUD $24.99

Barbara Lasserre brings the neglected world of onomatopoeia to life in this witty little gem of a book which will delight language lovers.

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Language

Daniel Everett

Format: Paperback

AUD $27.99

A groundbreaking and controversial new theory about how we talk.

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Introducing Linguistics

R. L. Trask, illustrated by Bill Mayblin

Format: Paperback

AUD $12.99

Covering thinkers from Aristotle to Saussure and Chomsky, Linguistics; A Graphic Guide reveals the rules and beauty that underlie language, our most human skill.

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Don't Sleep, There are Snakes

Daniel Everett

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

Adventure, personal enlightenment and the makings of a scientific revolution proceed together in this vivid, funny and moving book.

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Reading Diary

Alberto Manguel

Format: Paperback

AUD $24.99

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Language is Power

John Honey

Format: Paperback

AUD $26.95

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Latin Can be Fun (Facetiae Latinae)

Georg Capellanus

AUD $24.99

Who says Latin is a dead language? Learn to speak it like a native with Latin Can Be Fun, an up-to-date conversational guide.

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Sign Language Companion

Cath Smith

Format: Hard Cover

AUD $32.99

A handbook of British Sign Language aimed at young people which allows for regional variations with signs that link ideas and concepts, and can be constructed in conversation. Topics covered include family and friends, behaviour, sharing ideas, food and drink and feelings.

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