Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar: With Sociolinguistic Commentary

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar: With Sociolinguistic Commentary

Ronelle Alexander

Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Grammar analyzes and clarifies the complicated, dynamic language state of affairs within the former Yugoslavia. Addressing squarely the problems hooked up with the splintering of Serbo-Croatian into part languages, this quantity presents lecturers and rookies with functional strategies and highlights the diversities one of the languages in addition to the communicative middle that all of them proportion. the 1st ebook to hide all 3 parts of the post-Yugoslav linguistic surroundings, this reference guide features:

· Thorough presentation of the grammar universal to Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian, with explication of the entire significant differences
· Examples from a huge diversity of spoken language and literature
· New techniques to accessory and clitic ordering, of the main tough issues in BCS grammar
· Order of grammar presentation in chapters 1–16 keyed to corresponding classes in Bosnian, Croatian, Serbian, a Textbook
· "Sociolinguistic remark" explicating the cultural and political context during which Bosnian, Croatian, and Serbian functionality and feature been defined
· Separate indexes of the grammar and sociolinguistic statement, and of all phrases mentioned in both

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