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The 1st comparative grammar of the Semitic languages, by way of H. Zimmern, used to be released 100 years in the past and the final unique paintings of this sort used to be issued in Russian in 1972 through B.M. Grande. the current grammar, designed to return out within the centenary of the of entirety of Zimmern's paintings, fills therefore a niche. along with, it's in keeping with either classical and sleek Semitic languages, it takes new fabric of those final many years under consideration, and situates the Semitic languages within the wider context of Afro-Asiatic. The advent in short offers the languages in query. the most elements of the paintings are dedicated to phonology, morphology, and syntax, with problematic charts and diagrams. Then follows a dialogue of basic questions on the topic of lexicographical research. The learn is supplemented via a thesaurus of linguistic phrases utilized in Semitics, by means of a selective bibliography, through a basic index, and via an index of phrases and kinds. The publication is the results of twenty-five years of analysis and educating in comparative Semitic grammar.

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