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The Resource A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (sound recording)

A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (sound recording)

Label
A history of the English language
Title
A history of the English language
Statement of responsibility
Michael D.C. Drout
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wheaton College professor Michael Drout addresses the foundation of language and its connectin to specific portions of the brain. The components of language are explained in easy-to-understand terms and the progression of language from Germanic to Modern English is fully illustrated. Finally, Drout examines the future not only of language, but of all the world's languages
Accompanying matter
bibliography
Additional physical form
Issued also on cassette.
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1968-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Drout, Michael D. C.
Dewey number
420.9
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PE1075
LC item number
.D76 2006c
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecture given by Michael Drout
Series statement
Modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
Label
A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (112 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (guide)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The foundations of language : brain, development, acquisition -- Signs an meanings : semantics -- Sounds of language : phonetics -- Sound and meaning : phonology -- Sound shifts and history -- The rules : syntax -- Words, words, words -- The history of the English language -- From Germanic to Old English -- Borrowing and influence : Romans, Celts, Danes (Latin, Celtic, Scandinavian) -- The Norman Conquest, the influence of French, and the development of Middle English -- To modern English : the great vowel shift -- You say soda, I say pop : dialect, variants, and the development of American English -- A global language : the present and future of English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428117303
Isbn Type
(guide)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
  • 9781428117297 (sound discs)
  • 9781428117303 (guide)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC088
  • UT088
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ruc00000088
  • 200028
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (sound recording)
Link
http://www.modernscholar.com
Publication
Note
  • In container (26 cm.)
  • Title from container
  • "14 lectures"--Container
  • Compact disc
Accompanying material
1 course guide (112 p. : ill., maps ; 22 cm.)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (guide)
Capture and storage technique
digital storage
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The foundations of language : brain, development, acquisition -- Signs an meanings : semantics -- Sounds of language : phonetics -- Sound and meaning : phonology -- Sound shifts and history -- The rules : syntax -- Words, words, words -- The history of the English language -- From Germanic to Old English -- Borrowing and influence : Romans, Celts, Danes (Latin, Celtic, Scandinavian) -- The Norman Conquest, the influence of French, and the development of Middle English -- To modern English : the great vowel shift -- You say soda, I say pop : dialect, variants, and the development of American English -- A global language : the present and future of English
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. +
Dimensions
4 3/4 in. or 12 cm. diameter
Extent
7 sound discs (ca. 8 hr.)
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781428117303
Isbn Type
(guide)
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
mass produced
Kind of material
plastic with metal
Other control number
  • 9781428117297 (sound discs)
  • 9781428117303 (guide)
Other physical details
digital
Publisher number
  • UC088
  • UT088
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
sound disc
Speed
1.4m. per second (discs)
System control number
  • ruc00000088
  • 200028
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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