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Does anyone have a recommendation for a broad introductory linguistics textbook? I'm just trying to get a basic background in the field. Thanks.
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The Language Instinct by Steven Pinker, and Language Files: Materials for an Introduction to Language and Linguistics.
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Oh yes, Steven Pinker! Seconded!
He's so great.
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