By Frederick Bodmer
Here's an informative creation to language: its origins some time past, its development via historical past, and its current use for communique among peoples.It is while a background of language, a advisor to overseas tongues, and a style for studying them. It indicates, via simple vocabularies, relatives resemblances of languages—Teutonic, Romance, Greek—helpful methods of translation, key mixtures of roots and phonetic styles. It offers through commonsense equipment the main important method of the mastery of many languages; it condenses vocabulary to at least crucial phrases; it simplifies grammar in a wholly new approach; and it teaches a languages because it is basically utilized in lifestyle. yet this publication is greater than a consultant to overseas languages; it is going deep into the roots of all wisdom because it explores the background of speech. It lighting up the dim pathways of prehistory and unfolds the tale of the sluggish development of human expression from the main primitive symptoms and sounds to the flowery adaptations of the top cultures. with out language no wisdom will be attainable; the following we see how language is immediately the resource and the reservoir of all we all know.