By Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian Rask
This quantity incorporates a reprint of the English translation (1843) via Sir George Webbe Dasent of Rask’s Anvising until Isländskan eller Nordiska Fornspråket (1818). This re-edition, with an further bio-bibliography of Rask, may still let the linguist of this present day to acquire a pretty rounded photograph of this significant 19th-century student who, including Bopp and Grimm, has justly been ranked one of the founding fathers of the comparative-historical examine of Indo-European languages.
Rasmus Kristian Rask (1787–1832) didn't occupy himself with ancient linguistics by myself as a comparativist, but in addition with language as a procedure according to a proposal of constitution made from 3 key principles: the belief of wholeness, the assumption of transformation (derivation and composition), and the belief of self-regulation. He formulated theoretical and useful premises for the composition of grammars, and during this he was once some distance prior to his time and in nearer proximity to the linguistic issues and difficulties of our period. From either theoretical and pedagogical issues of view, Rask’s grammar of Icelandic continues to be a so much striking paintings.
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Copenhagen: Popp, 506 pp. I = Rask 1834b]. 1837 Kortfattet dansk Retskrivning slaere. Ed. by N. M. Petersen. Copen hagen: Selskabet for en forbedret Retskrivnings Udbredelse, 88 pp. [Abridged version of Rask 1826d]. Ed. by H. K. Rask. Copen 1838a Kort anvisning till fornnordiska språket. Öfversättning med några förändringar och tillägg [by Ebbe Samuel Bring], Lund: Berling, IV + 9 + 112 pp. [Swedish transi. of Rask 1832a]. Samlede tildels forhen utrykte Afhandlinger. Ed. by H. K. m. Copenhagen: Popp, 56 + 466 pp.
States that the system of sixteen runic characters, sketched on the chart of runes, was used in the oldest period which is incorrect. This system, the so-called Younger Futhark, was initiated in the 8th century. Until this time, a system of twenty-four runes, the so-called Older Futhark, was employed. 2: Helsing and Stafkarl Musset (1965:234-6). 3: Rigsmal - Rigsthula Runes refer to hälsingerunor, in the Elder LIV Edda. 4: Blaokletter refers to the æ digraph. a peculiar Scandina vian Blackletter should be translated a peculiar Scandinavian clerical style = Anv.
1918. Rasmus Rask i Hundreåret efter hans Hovedværk skildret ... Copenhagen: Gyldendal. Jóhannesson, Alexander. 1923-24. Islensk Bókaverzlun Arsæls Árnasonar. tunga í fornöld. 1620-1654). 1651. Grammaticae Islanducae ta. Copenhagen: P. Hakius. (Repr. ) Rudimen- Kanne, Johann Arnold (1772-1824). 1804. Über die Verwandtschaft griechischen und teutschen Sprache. Leipzig: W. Rein. der Kelly, L(ouis) G(erard). 1971. "De modis generandi'. Points of contact between Noam Chomsky and Thomas of Erfurt".
A Grammar of the Icelandic or Old Norse Tongue by Sir George Webbe Dasent , Thomas Markey Rasmus Kristian Rask