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Published: 13 March 2014

464 Pages | 10 black & white figures


ISBN: 9780199675128

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The Concise Oxford Dictionary of Linguistics

Third Edition

P. H. Matthews

Oxford Quick Reference

  • New edition of the standard quick reference work on linguistics
  • Over 3,250 entries spanning this multidisciplinary field, covering everything from phonetics, to sociolinguistics, to formal semantics
  • Covers the theory of language and language history, as well as the classification of languages
  • Features biographical entries of key figures in linguistics
  • Helpful examples convey the meaning of even the most technical terms

New to this Edition:

  • Over 100 new entries, including many terms in the fields of semantics and syntactic theory

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