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Studies in honor of Mario A. Pei

Studies in honor of Mario A. Pei

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Published by University of North Carolina Press in Chapel Hill .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Pei, Mario, -- 1901-,
  • Romance philology

  • Edition Notes

    Statementedited by John Fisher and Paul A. Gaeng.
    SeriesStudies in the Romance languages and literatures -- no. 114
    ContributionsPei, Mario, 1901-, Fisher, John, 1915-, Gaeng, Paul A.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination224 p. :
    Number of Pages224
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23745200M

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Studies in Honor of Mario A. Pei; John Fisher ; Book; Published by: The University of North Carolina Press; Series: North Carolina Studies in the Romance Languages and LiteraturesAuthor: John W. Fisher, Paul A. Gaeng. out of 5 stars Classic Comparative Linguistics Study.

Reviewed in the United States on J Verified Purchase. Over thirty years ago I was introduced to the writings of Mario Pei, a man of breadth in the area of languages, their historical relationships, and their interrelationships. I found the first book I read by Pei both Reviews: 9.

Mario Andrew Pei (Febru – March 2, ) was an Italian-born American linguist and polyglot who wrote a number of popular books known for their accessibility to readers without a professional background in linguistics. His book The Story of Language () was acclaimed for its presentation of technical linguistics concepts in ways that were entertaining and accessible to a.

Mario Andrew Pei was born on Feb. 16,in Rome, the son of a drugstore owner who, after his business had failed, moved his family to New York in Young Mario. Mario Andrew Pei kam in die Vereinigten Staaten. Er promovierte an der Columbia University mit der Arbeit The language of the eight-century texts in northern France.

A study of the original documents in the collection of Tardif and other sources (New York ) und lehrte an der gleichen Universität, ab als Full Professor für Romanische Philologie. Looking for books by Mario Andrew Pei.

See all books authored by Mario Andrew Pei, including Invitation to Linguistics: A Basic Introduction to the Science of Language, and The story of the English language, and more on Mario Pei, (born Feb. 16,Rome—died March 2,Glen Ridge, N.J., U.S.), Italian-born American linguist whose many works helped to provide the general public with a popular understanding of linguistics and philology.

Pei immigrated to the United States with his parents when he was seven years old. By the time he was out of high school he knew not only English and his native Italian. Pei, Mario Andrew (16 February –02 March ), linguist, was born in Rome, Italy, the son of Francesco Pei and Luisa Ferri, drugstore proprietors.

(The surname is pronounced the same way as the English word pay.) After his parents’ business went bankrupt, the family emigrated in to the United States, where his father became the.

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Language today: a survey of current linguistic thought/ Mario Pei, editor and chief contributor. Other contributors: William F. Marquardt, Katharine Le Mée [and] Don L.

Nilsen. by Mario Pei 3 editions - first published in Pei discusses these topics in the non-technical and easy to understand way that he was known for.

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When learning to study a language I like to use it to get a rough base of the grammar rules. I am a grammarian nut so I love these texts.

The third recommendation depends on your location but there are several public libraries that connect you to online books and textbooks. Mario, Pei, the linguist and writer who taught at Columbia University for 33 years, died Thursday in Glen Ridge, N.J.

He was 77 years OICT. Page