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Bilingualism and the Latin Language
Language: en
Pages: 836
Authors: J. N. Adams
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003-01-09 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Surveys cultural, historical, and linguistic questions surrounding the development of bilingualism in the Roman world.
Bilingualism and the Latin Language
Language: en
Pages: 836
Authors:
Categories: Bilingualism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2003 - Publisher:

Since the 1980s, bilingualism has become one of the main themes of sociolinguistics - but there are as yet few large-scale treatments of the subject specific to
Social Variation and the Latin Language
Language: en
Pages:
Authors: J. N. Adams
Categories: Foreign Language Study
Type: BOOK - Published: 2013-05-23 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Languages show variations according to the social class of speakers and Latin was no exception, as readers of Petronius are aware. The Romance languages have tr
Bilingualism in Ancient Society
Language: en
Pages: 483
Authors: Senior Research Fellow in Classics J N Adams
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2002 - Publisher: Oxford University Press on Demand

Bilingualism has seen an explosion of work in recent years. This volume introduces classicists, ancient historians, and other scholars interested in sociolingui
The Blackwell History of the Latin Language
Language: en
Pages: 336
Authors: James Clackson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-05-23 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

This text makes use of contemporary work in linguistics to provide up-to-date commentary on the development of Latin, from its prehistoric origins in the Indo-E
A Companion to the Latin Language
Language: en
Pages: 664
Authors: James Clackson
Categories: Literary Criticism
Type: BOOK - Published: 2011-07-28 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

A Companion to the Latin Language presents a collection of original essays from international scholars that track the development and use of the Latin language
Contesting Languages
Language: en
Pages: 273
Authors: Ekaputra Tupamahu
Categories:
Type: BOOK - Published: 2022-11-04 - Publisher: Oxford University Press

How did the Apostle Paul navigate the language differences in Corinth? In Contesting Languages: Heteroglossia and the Politics of Language in the Early Church,
The Cambridge Manual of Latin Epigraphy
Language: en
Pages: 531
Authors: Alison Cooley
Categories: Art
Type: BOOK - Published: 2012-09-13 - Publisher: Cambridge University Press

Explores how Latin inscriptions were used in the Roman world and makes them accessible to students today.
The Multilingual Experience in Egypt, from the Ptolemies to the Abbasids
Language: en
Pages: 250
Authors: Arietta Papaconstantinou
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2016-12-14 - Publisher: Routledge

For over a millennium and a half, Egypt was home to at least two commonly used languages of communication. Although this situation is by no means exceptional in
The Handbook of Language Contact
Language: en
Pages: 1065
Authors: Raymond Hickey
Categories: Language Arts & Disciplines
Type: BOOK - Published: 2020-09-01 - Publisher: John Wiley & Sons

The second edition of the definitive reference on contact studies and linguistic change—provides extensive new research and original case studies Language con