Native Tongues

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BOOKSALES Incorporated REMAINDERS, Apr 1, 2005 - Language Arts & Disciplines - 340 pages
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A linguistic survey of the world's 2,796 languages and 5,000 dialects--both current and archaic--provides facts, comparisons, parallelisms, and other unusual discoveries about language.

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User Review  - Fredrick Danysh - Goodreads

There are 2,796 languages in the world. The author gives snippets from quite a few of them looking at the origins of languages, their relationships to each other, and examples of the written characters.The author also examines how languages evoke. Read full review

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About the author (2005)

Berlitz is a world-famous linguist. He is the grandson of the founder of the Berlitz Schools.

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