A Grammar of the Icelandic or Old Norse Tongue by Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian PDF

By Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian Rask

ISBN-10: 9027208735

ISBN-13: 9789027208736

This quantity features a reprint of the English translation (1843) via Sir George Webbe Dasent of Rask’s Anvising until Isländskan eller Nordiska Fornspråket (1818). This re-edition, with an extra bio-bibliography of Rask, should still permit the linguist of this day to acquire a reasonably rounded photograph of this significant 19th-century pupil who, including Bopp and Grimm, has justly been ranked one of the founding fathers of the comparative-historical learn of Indo-European languages.
Rasmus Kristian Rask (1787–1832) didn't occupy himself with ancient linguistics on my own as a comparativist, but additionally with language as a method according to a idea of constitution produced from 3 key principles: the assumption of wholeness, the assumption of transformation (derivation and composition), and the belief of self-regulation. He formulated theoretical and useful premises for the composition of grammars, and during this he used to be a ways prior to his time and in nearer proximity to the linguistic matters and difficulties of our period. From either theoretical and pedagogical issues of view, Rask’s grammar of Icelandic is still a such a lot outstanding paintings.

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