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On the Linguistic Study of Languages: An Inaugural Lecture
William Sidney Allen
Limited preview - 1957
acoustic activities aspects basic Bazell behaviour Bestreben CAMBRIDGE UNIVERSITY PRESS cate categories established Comparative Philology contemporary linguistics criteria criticism diachronic discovery distinction employing the concept English explana expression fact function gories grammarian grammatical statements guage guistics historical Hjelmslev informant inter alia Joseph Wright labiovelar language in operation less linguist is concerned linguistic analysis Linguistic categories linguistic method linguistic studies logical matter means ment mode of statement nated observation one's Panini particular peculiar philosophy phonetic analysis phonetician phonic data phonic differences phonic events phonic material phonological analysis physiology practical presumed presupposition process the material Prolegomena Psychologie recent redundant reference relevance result Saussure Schuchardt semantic situational events Slab solecism speech statements about language Studies in Linguistic study of language syllable syntactical datum systematic statements techniques theory tion tional traditional true University of Cambridge Urdu velar Vico vowel vowel-harmony W. S. ALLEN Whilst Wittgenstein words