Re: THEORY: Required Reading?
|From:||Eugene Oh <un.doing@...>|
|Date:||Thursday, May 31, 2007, 14:36|
2007/5/31, Douglas Treadwell <epicureanideal@...>:
> I've already read quite a bit about language and auxlangs, but I am certainly
> less informed than most of the list. Are there any books you would recommend
> as a sort of "required reading list" to be adequately informed on the
> subject? We're all sharp people on this list, and so even with limited
> reading I think anyone here can make a valuable contribution, but I would
> like to become aware of all the "common knowledge". Are there any
> particularly good books on alphabets, grammars, language in general?
> - Doug
Could I ask an off-tangent question -- what is the "Theory:" tag
supposed to signify?