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By Rajendra Singh

ISBN-10: 3110208296

ISBN-13: 9783110208290

South Asia is domestic to lots of languages and dialects. even supposing linguists engaged on this quarter have made major contributions to our knowing of language, society, and language in society on an international scale, there's as but no famous foreign discussion board for the trade of rules among linguists engaged on South Asia.

The Annual overview of South Asian Languages and Linguistics is designed to be simply that discussion board. It brings jointly empirical and theoretical study and serves as a checking out floor for the articulation of recent principles and ways that may be grounded in a research of South Asian languages yet that have common applicability.

Each quantity could have 3 significant sections:
I. Invited contributions including state of the art essays on study in South Asian languages.
II. Refereed open submissions concentrating on appropriate matters and supplying a number of viewpoints.
III. stories from worldwide, e-book studies and abstracts of doctoral theses.

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