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Re: CHAT: Book recommendations?

From:Tim Smith <tim.langsmith@...>
Date:Tuesday, September 9, 2008, 18:18
J R wrote:
> I'm looking into purchasing the following, and would appreciate any > recommendations: > > 1. A dictionary of linguistic terms > 2. A grammar of Mandarin
Charles N. Li & Sandra A. Thompson _Mandarin Chinese: A Functional Reference Grammar_ University of California Press, 1981 (paperback 1989) ISBN (paperback) 0-520-00610-3 Not only is this widely regarded as the definitive reference grammar of Mandarin, it's also been recommended on this list as a model for how to organize a reference grammar. - Tim
> 3. A grammar of Tagalog > 4. A Russian course > > (should be in English, preferably!) > > thanks, > Josh Roth > >


J R <tanuef@...>