PDF | On Jan 1, , Pedro Martín Baños and others published Antonio de Nebrija. Gramática sobre la lengua castellana. Gramatica de la lengua castellana (Spanish Edition) [Antonio de Nebrija] on *FREE* shipping on qualifying offers. In , just before Columbus set sail for the New World, Nebrija published the Gramática de la lengua castellana. Latin and Greek were the.

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It is a “bare-bones” edition in that it has no introduction or notes by those learned authorities on the origines of the Spanish language. Showing of 2 reviews.

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March Learn how and when to remove this template message. Unless the like of this be done for our language, in vain Your Majesty’s chroniclers He subdivided it into OrthographyProseEtymology and Syntax.

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The book is a must read for those who are studying the history of the Gramtica language. Nebrija was the first scholar to figure out what the grammar rules of Spanish were, then put them in order and write them down.

While doing this, he established one of the key features of Spanish to this day: Following its publication, grammar came ds be considered as the discipline concerned with the rules of languageuntil the advent of linguistics as a scientific discipline in the 19th century. Antonio de Nebrija Drawing from The book established ten parts of speech: I already know the language.

De Nebrija’s work on grammar grqmatica mainly based on the classical Latin authors PriscianDiomedes Grammaticus and Aelius Donatus but he nrbrija introduced new concepts to the field.

The next century would see the beginning of the Golden Age of Spanish literature. Share your thoughts with other customers. Now, Your Majesty, let me come to the last advantage that you shall gain from my grammar.

In he published a grammar entitled, Introductiones latinae. There’s a problem loading this menu right now. East Dane Designer Men’s Fashion. LinguistBiblical grammarian astronomerpoethumanist. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.

Antonio de Nebrija Writes First Grammar in the History of Spanish : Nadeau Barlow

Your Majesty, I want to lay the foundations for the dwelling in which your fame can settle It nebrkja out that Spanish did have a grammar. A fifth book was dedicated to the teaching of Spanish as a foreign language. When it was presented to Isabella of Castile at Salamanca in the year of its publication, the queen questioned what the merit of such a work might be; Fray Hernando de Talaverabishop of Avila, answered for the author in prophetic words, as Nebrija himself recalls in a letter addressed to the monarch:.


Views Read Edit View history. For the graamtica, recall the time when I presented you with a draft of this book earlier this year in Salamanca.

Antonio de Nebrija Writes First Grammar in the History of Spanish

Your labor will not last more than a few years, and we shall continue to feed on Castilian translations of foreign tales about our own kings. Both were published at the end of July, Learn more about Amazon Prime. Would you like to tell us about a lower price? He considered grammar to be the highest science.