This third edition of the renowned "Trask s Historical Linguistics" is fully revised and updated and covers the most recent developments in historical linguistics, including:
More detail on morphological change including cutting-edge discussions of iconisation
Coverage of recent developments in sociolinguistic explanations of variation and change
New case studies focussing on Germanic languages and American and New Zealand English, and updated exercises covering each of the topics within the book
A brand new companion website featuring material for both professors and students, including discussion questions and exercises as well as discussions of the exercises within the book
"Trask s Historical Linguistics" is essential reading for all students of language, linguistics and related disciplines."
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