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Seven ways of looking at language
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From the publication of Noam Chomsky's revolutionary Syntactic Structures in 1957, to the counter-revolutions that followed, linguistics has seen many...
Learning pragmatics from native and nonnative language teachers
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This book deals with intercultural pragmatics and how both nonnative teachers (NNTs) and native teachers (NTs) may enhance their classroom instruction...

Homes
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Where do people live? This photographic non-fiction book looks at the variety of places that can be called home from houses and apartments to caravans...
Sinbad the sailor
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Find out what happens when Sinbad the sailor is left stranded on an island with a giant seagull. Will he find a way to get back to his ship? This ente...

The coffee dictionary
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An A-Z compendium of everything you need to know about coffee, from a champion barista.Coffee is more popular than ever before - and more complex. The...
In other words
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In Other Words has been the definitive coursebook for students studying translation for nearly three decades. Assuming no knowledge of foreign languag...

A frequency dictionary of Arabic
Our Price: £37.79
A Frequency Dictionary of Arabic is an invaluable tool for all learners of Arabic, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in Modern ...
Colloquial Swedish
Our Price: £35.99
Colloquial Swedish provides a step-by-step course in Swedish as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough tr...

The seven basic plots
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In this work, the author proposes his thesis about the nature of storytelling, showing that there are a number of basic themes which continually reappear in the storytelling of mankind, shaping tales of very different kinds.
The gardening year
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Spring, Summer. Autumn. Winter. The garden changes with every season of the year. New surprises, new shoots and new jobs for the gardener.Orange/ Band...

That's the way it crumbles
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Are we tired of hearing that fall is a season, sick of being offered fries and told about the latest movie? Yeah. Have we noticed the sly interpolatio...
French essentials for dummies
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Perfect for those just starting out, or returning to French after time away, French Essentials For Dummies focuses on core concepts taught (and tested on!) in a typical introductory French course - from grammar, vocabulary and pronunciations to verb forms and tenses.

Phonics and first stories
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Search for 'Read with Oxford' to find out more about an exciting NEW range of levelled readers for children aged 3-8 Everything parents need to know...
Write to the point
Our Price: £8.09
Writing tends to make people anxious, and with good reason. The first sentence of a job application letter can consign it to the bin. A speech inten...

The bughouse
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'An extraordinary book of real passionate research' Edmund de WaalIn 1945, Ezra Pound was due to stand trial for treason for his broadcasts in Fascist...
Doing research in applied linguistics
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Doing Research in Applied Linguistics: Realities, dilemmas, and solutions provides insight and guidance for those undertaking research, and shows the...

French dictionary
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With 40,000 words and phrases and 60,000 translations packed into this Collins Gem French to English and English to French dictionary, you'll have eve...
Plebeian Prose
Our Price: £16.99
The Argentinian-Brazilian anthropologist, sociologist and poet explores the politics of desire, identity, violence and dissidence in relation to Latin American culture and politics.

Collins Bradford's crossword solver's dictionary
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The number one bestseller!This edition of the much-loved Bradford's Crossword Solver's Dictionary offers even more. Now available in paperback with a ...
Colloquial Kazakh
Our Price: £60.29
Colloquial Kazakh provides a step-by-step course in Kazakh as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treat...

Easy Korean
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This language learning book introduces the learner to all the basics of the Korean language and teaches practical daily conversations and vocabulary. ...
Beginning Mandarin Chinese Characters Volume 1
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Learn the essential Mandarin Chinese characters and words in everyday use in China! Anyone planning to learn Chinese knows that there are 300 primary ...

Crossword lists
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Anyone who regularly tackles challenging crossword puzzles will be familiar with the frustration of unanswered clues blocking the road to completion. ...
500 words you should know
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'This essential cornucopia aims to inspire you to use uncommon words in their original contex'- BooksellerEver wanted to ameliorate your atavistic l...

The epistle of forgiveness Volume 1 and 2
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Known as one of the most complex and unusual texts in Arabic literature (Banipal Magazine), The Epistle of Forgiveness is the lengthy reply by the p...
English compounds and their spelling
Our Price: £76.50
Anyone writing texts in English is constantly faced with the unavoidable question whether to use open spelling (drinking fountain), hyphenation (far-o...

New Turkish handbook for English speakers
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This small, accessibly sized and priced handbook for English speakers learning Turkish contains in one volume a 5,000 word dictionary and over 2,000 s...
Lingo
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Welcome to Europe as you've never known it before, seen through the peculiarities of its languages and dialects. Combining linguistics and cultural hi...

New English handbook for Turkish speakers
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This small, accessibly sized and priced handbook for Turkish speakers learning English contains in one volume a 5,000 word dictionary and over 2,000 s...
The Accidental Apostrophe
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Sunday Times bestselling author Caroline Taggart brings her usual gently humorous approach to punctuation, pointing out what really matters and what d...

Bradford's crossword solver's lists
Our Price: £13.49
Hundreds of wide-ranging word lists to help with solving cryptic and quick crossword clues. The lists are sorted alphabetically and by length, and pro...
Do I make myself clear?
Our Price: £18.00
Harry Evans has edited everything from the urgent files of battlefield reporters to the complex thought processes of Henry Kissinger, and he has been ...

Language learning, gender and desire
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For many Japanese women, the English language has never been just another school subject. For them, English is the tool of identity transformation and...
Essential foreign swear words
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Ever been lost for words abroad? When you want to get your point across in a foreign language there8fs only one way to do it: by swearing your a...

Age 10-11 English
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Children will go Wild About English using this fun workbook! They'll love practising the key English skills taught at Key Stage 2, while finding out a...
Psycholinguistics
Our Price: £20.69
Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.Assuming no prior knowledge, books...

Scientific and technical translation
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Routledge Translation Guides cover the key translation text types and genres and equip translators and students of translation with the skills needed ...
Periplus pocket Vietnamese dictionary
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Look up words quickly and easily with this travel-sized Vietnamese dictionary.Intended for use by tourists, students, and business people travelling t...

501 German verbs
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The most commonly used 501 German verbs are arranged alphabetically in a table format, one verb per page with English translation, and conjugated in a...
Quantitative research methods for linguistics
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Quantitative Research Methods for Linguistics provides an accessible introduction to research methods for undergraduates undertaking research for th...

CfE Higher English grade A booster
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Exam Board: SQALevel: HigherSubject: EnglishFirst Teaching: 2014, First Exam: 2015This CfE Higher English Grade Booster is the essential guide to exam...
Higher English practice papers for SQA exams
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Exam Board: SQALevel: HigherSubject: EnglishFirst Teaching: 2014, First Exam: 2015Get ready for your CfE Higher English exam with these brand new prac...

The secret life of language
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This book looks at how language has evolved around the globe from ancestral proto-languages to our recognisable modern tongues. It demonstrates how la...
Starting school
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Introduce your child to new situations through these entertaining and sensitively written stories, which are perfect for reading together. Each story ...

A rulebook for arguments
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A Rulebook for Arguments is a succinct introduction to the art of writing and assessing arguments, organized around specific rules, each illustrated a...
Typewriters, bombs, jellyfish
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Essays on literature, pop culture, and more from the cult novelist and critic Tom McCarthyFifteen brilliant essays written over as many years provide ...

English grammar
Our Price: £44.99
This best-selling comprehensive descriptive grammar forms a complete course, ideal for all students studying English Language, whether on a course or ...
Language curriculum design
Our Price: £35.99
Crystal-clear and comprehensive yet concise, this text describes the steps involved in the curriculum design process, elaborates and justifies these s...

Multimodality
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The 21st century is awash with ever more mixed and remixed images, writing, layout, sound, gesture, speech, and 3D objects. Multimodality looks beyond...
Sounds appealing
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It's not what you say, it's the way that you say it ... There have long been debates about 'correct' pronunciation in the English language, and Brit...