The Resource A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (eaudio)

A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (eaudio)

Label
A history of the English language
Title
A history of the English language
Statement of responsibility
Michael D.C. Drout
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Wheaton College professor Michael Drout addresses the foundation of language and its connectin to specific portions of the brain. The components of language are explained in easy-to-understand terms and the progression of language from Germanic to Modern English is fully illustrated. Finally, Drout examines the future not only of language, but of all the world's languages
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Accompanying matter
technical information on music
Additional physical form
Downloadable applications available for access via iOS 4.0+ devices (iPhone, iPad, iPod Touch) and Android 2.1+ devices.
Cataloging source
CtWfDGI
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1968-
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Drout, Michael D. C.
Dewey number
420.9
Form of composition
not applicable
Format of music
not applicable
LC call number
PE1075
LC item number
.D76 2011b
Literary text for sound recordings
  • history
  • lectures speeches
PerformerNote
Lecture given by Michael Drout
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
RBdigital
Series statement
The modern scholar
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • English language
  • English language
  • English language
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not applicable
Label
A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (eaudio)
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011)
  • "14 lectures."
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The foundations of language : brain, development, acquisition -- Signs an meanings : semantics -- Sounds of language : phonetics -- Sound and meaning : phonology -- Sound shifts and history -- The rules : syntax -- Words, words, words -- The history of the English language -- From Germanic to Old English -- Borrowing and influence : Romans, Celts, Danes (Latin, Celtic, Scandinavian) -- The Norman Conquest, the influence of French, and the development of Middle English -- To modern English : the great vowel shift -- You say soda, I say pop : dialect, variants, and the development of American English -- A global language : the present and future of English
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file (ca. 8 hr.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449899233
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
Z0639
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
rbz90000639
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable
Label
A history of the English language, Michael D.C. Drout, (eaudio)
Link
Publication
Note
  • Downloadable audio file
  • Title from title screen (viewed March 3, 2011)
  • "14 lectures."
Antecedent source
unknown
Capture and storage technique
unknown
Color
not applicable
Configuration of playback channels
unknown
Contents
The foundations of language : brain, development, acquisition -- Signs an meanings : semantics -- Sounds of language : phonetics -- Sound and meaning : phonology -- Sound shifts and history -- The rules : syntax -- Words, words, words -- The history of the English language -- From Germanic to Old English -- Borrowing and influence : Romans, Celts, Danes (Latin, Celtic, Scandinavian) -- The Norman Conquest, the influence of French, and the development of Middle English -- To modern English : the great vowel shift -- You say soda, I say pop : dialect, variants, and the development of American English -- A global language : the present and future of English
Dimensions
  • not applicable
  • unknown
Edition
Unabridged.
Extent
1 sound file (ca. 8 hr.)
File format
unknown
Form of item
online
Governing access note
Access restricted to subscribing institutions
Groove width / pitch
not applicable
Isbn
9781449899233
Kind of cutting
not applicable
Kind of disc cylinder or tape
not applicable
Kind of material
unknown
Level of compression
unknown
Other physical details
digital.
Publisher number
Z0639
Quality assurance targets
unknown
Reformatting quality
access
Sound
sound
Special playback characteristics
digital recording
Specific material designation
  • other
  • remote
Speed
other
System control number
rbz90000639
System details
  • Mode of access: World Wide Web
  • Requires OneClick Digital Media Manager
  • System requirements: 200 MB of free disk space, 512 MB of RAM, Windows Installer 3.1, Microsoft .NET Framework 4 (x86 and x64), Windows Media Player 10 QA
Tape configuration
not applicable
Tape width
not applicable

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