Linguistics : A Complete Introduction : Teach Yourself Complete Courses
What you need to know about linguistics
Linguistics—A Complete Introduction is designed to give you everything you need to succeed, all in one place. It covers the key areas that you are expected to be confident in, outlines the basics in clear jargon-free English, and provides helpful features like summaries of key books and possible exam questions.
The book uses a structure that mirrors many university courses on linguistics—with separate chapters focusing on linguistic thought, syntax, sound systems, morphology, semantics, pragmatics, language acquisition, and much more.