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The Resource Chitchat : celebrating the world's languages, written by Jude Isabella ; illustrated by Kathy Boake

Chitchat : celebrating the world's languages, written by Jude Isabella ; illustrated by Kathy Boake

Label
Chitchat : celebrating the world's languages
Title
Chitchat
Title remainder
celebrating the world's languages
Statement of responsibility
written by Jude Isabella ; illustrated by Kathy Boake
Title variation
Chit chat
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
How did language come to be? Why can we speak, while cats and dogs can't? When, how, and where did our 7,000 world languages come from? Isabella looks at languages-- spoken, written and signed-- to find out where they came from and how they're changing
Cataloging source
NLC
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Isabella, Jude
Dewey number
j401
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
P112
LC item number
.I82 2013
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Boake, Kathy
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
Language and languages
Target audience
juvenile
Label
Chitchat : celebrating the world's languages, written by Jude Isabella ; illustrated by Kathy Boake
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Let's chitchat -- Speak up! -- Language is... -- How language came to be -- Talking in (genetic) code -- Language families -- The sky is...black -- Language extinction -- Languages in danger -- Saving languages -- How languages morph -- Where do words come from? -- Out with the old... -- ...and in with the new -- Slanguistics -- Invented languages -- Written language -- Which alphabet? -- Unspoken languages -- The last word
Control code
1442700
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
44 pages
Isbn
9781554537877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1442700
  • (OCoLC)821261799
Label
Chitchat : celebrating the world's languages, written by Jude Isabella ; illustrated by Kathy Boake
Publication
Note
Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Let's chitchat -- Speak up! -- Language is... -- How language came to be -- Talking in (genetic) code -- Language families -- The sky is...black -- Language extinction -- Languages in danger -- Saving languages -- How languages morph -- Where do words come from? -- Out with the old... -- ...and in with the new -- Slanguistics -- Invented languages -- Written language -- Which alphabet? -- Unspoken languages -- The last word
Control code
1442700
Dimensions
29 cm
Extent
44 pages
Isbn
9781554537877
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
color illustrations, color map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 1442700
  • (OCoLC)821261799

Library Locations

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      2 North Main Street, Andover, MA, 01810, US
      42.6568333 -71.141443
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