Perspectives on Arabic Linguistics

Papers from the annual symposium on Arabic linguistics

Volume XXI: Provo, Utah, March 2007

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| Brigham Young University
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This volume contains a selection of reviewed and revised papers from the twenty-first Annual Symposium on Arabic Linguistics, which was held on March 2–3, 2007, at Brigham Young University in Provo, Utah. The papers in this volume deal with a variety of topics in Arabic linguistics with a notable number of them emphasizing pragmatic aspects. The papers here included place a high value on the presentation of authentic data and explore different approaches in their analysis.
[Current Issues in Linguistic Theory, 301]  2008.  x, 206 pp.
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Table of Contents
Editorial note
vii
Indroduction
Dilworth B. Parkinson
ix–x
Orthographic Unicode Variations in Arabic: A case study of character occurrences in news corpora
Zina Saadi
1–12
Toward an LFG account of agreement: Mismatches of numerals within Arabic NPs
Kamel A. Elsaadany
13–42
A text-pragmatic approach to moot questions in Arabic
Reda A.H. Mahmoud
43–67
The pragmatics of denial: An information structure analysis of so-called "emphatic negation" in Egyptian Arabic
Mustafa A. Mughazy
69–81
Yaʕni: What it (really) means
Jonathan Owens and Trent Rockwood
83–113
Citations in Arabic legal opinion: ʔiftaaʔ versus qaḍaaʔ
Ahmed Fakhri
115–131
Language policy and factors influencing it in some Middle Eastern countries and Morocco
Abderrahmane Zouhir
133–148
The perception of Arab-accented speech by American native speakers and non-native speakers from East and Southeast Asia
Selim Ben Said
149–172
Linguistic losses in the translation of Arabic literary texts
Hanada Al-Masri
173–204
Index of subjects
205–206
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Subjects
BIC Subject: CFK – Grammar, syntax
BISAC Subject: LAN009000 – LANGUAGE ARTS & DISCIPLINES / Linguistics / General
U.S. Library of Congress Control Number:  91641663