The History of Spanish: A Student's Introduction

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The History of Spanish: A Student's Introduction

This concise textbook provides students with an engaging and thorough overview of the history of Spanish and its development from Latin. Presupposing no prior knowledge of Latin or linguistics, students are provided with the background necessary to understand the history of Spanish.

Short, easy-to-digest chapters feature numerous practice exercises and activities. Chapter 'Lead-in' questions draw comparisons between English and Spanish, enabling students to use their intuition about their native language to gain a deeper understanding of Spanish. Each chapter features further reading suggestions, an outline, and a summary. Highlighted key terms are collated in a glossary. Boxes on linguistic debates teach students to evaluate arguments and think critically about linguistics. Supporting online resources include Word files of all the practices and activities in the book and an instructor's manual featuring a sample syllabus, answer key to the practices and activities, sample exams and teaching suggestions.

This book is ideal for a range of courses on the history of Spanish and Spanish linguistics.

  • Language

    Spanish

  • Level

    Beginner

  • Book Binding

    Paperback

  • Book Dimensions

    17.5 x 2.2 x 24.5 cm

  • Book Format

    Unabridged

  • Book Genre

    History

  • Book ISBN

    9781316507940

  • Book Page Count

    452 pages

  • Book Publication Date

    4 Oct. 2018

  • Book Publisher

    Cambridge University Press

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