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Scripts of servitude
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This book examines how language is a central resource in transforming migrant women into transnational domestic workers. Focusing on the migration of ...
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...

TEFL lesson plans for dummies
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Instant English lessons - learn in a flash! TEFL Lesson Plans For Dummies is a ready-made coursemanual for TEFL teachers. With fully fleshed-out lesso...
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...

Craic baby
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From the author of the bestselling Motherfocl├│ir, Non-fiction Irish Book of the Year. A TLS BOOK OF THE YEAR. What do we talk about when we talk abou...
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...

German essentials for dummies
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The core concepts you need to write and speak German Learning a new language is a fun and challenging feat forstudents at every level. Perfect for tho...
An introduction to language and linguistics
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A clear and up-to-date introduction to linguistics. This best-selling textbook addresses the full scope of language, from the traditional subjects of ...

Latin for dummies
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Earn-lay atin-Lay? No, not that kind of Latin! You can learn true Latin, with conjugations, declensions, and all those extra syllables -- and it's eas...
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...

Spanish for dummies
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This guide will help the reader to start speaking Spanish quickly and easily. It includes practical lessons, cultural facts and references, with a dictionary, common verb lists and more.
An exploration of writing
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An Exploration of Writing is a book about our alphabets, our syllabaries, and all the other kinds of writing that people use and have used for 5000 ye...

Linguistics for dummies
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The fascinating, fun, and friendly way to understand the sciencebehind human language Linguistics is the scientific study of human language.Linguistic...
Writing
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WRITING: TEN CORE CONCEPTS is designed to help you acquire the fundamental understanding that you need to become an effective writer, and to give you ...

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...
Halliday in the 21st century. Volume 11
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This is the eleventh volume in Professor M.A.K. Halliday's Collected Works. Taken together, they have shown the sizeable international interest across...

The creole debate
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Creoles have long been the subject of debate in linguistics, with many conflicting views, both on how they are formed, and what their political and li...
Irish/ness is all around us
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Focusing on Irish speakers in Catholic West Belfast, this ethnography on Irish language and identity explores the complexities of changing, and cont...

Oxford dictionary of word origins
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Combining both accessibility and authority, the Oxford Dictionary of Word Origins describes the origins and development of over 3,000 words and phrase...
Through the language glass
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Guy Deutscher is that rare beast, an academic who talks good sense about linguistics... he argues in a playful and provocative way, that our mother t...

Introducing language and linguistics
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Exploring Language and Linguistics considers the key concepts of linguistics and the application of these concepts to real-world settings. The first e...
'Speak Welsh'
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A new edition of a reliable guide to the Welsh language, combining a simple grammar, phrase book and dictionary. 10 black-and-white illustrations. Fir...

Is that a fish in your ear?
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Is That a Fish in Your Ear? by David Bellos asks: how do we really make ourselves understood to other people? This funny, wise and life-affirming lang...
Psycholinguistics
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Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.Assuming no prior knowledge, books...

The Cambridge handbook of linguistic typology
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Linguistic typology identifies both how languages vary and what they all have in common. This Handbook provides a state-of-the art survey of the aims ...
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 ...

Representations of the world in language textbooks
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This book presents a new and comprehensive framework for the analysis of representations of culture, society and the world in textbooks for foreign an...
Dependency and directionality
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The direction in which the structure of sentences and filler-gap dependencies are built is a topic of fundamental importance to linguistic theory and ...

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...
Multilinguals' verbalisation and perception of emotions
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This book investigates the interplay of language, emotion and gender in a multilingual context and provides rich insights into the complexities of bil...

A history of language
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This second edition of Steven Roger Fischer's fascinating book charts the history of communication from a time before human language was conceived of ...
Contemporary stylistics
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How do texts create meaning? How do we arrive at our textual interpretations? Why do we become 'lost in a book' or feel deep emotion in response to a ...

Critical, constructive assessment of CEFR-informed language teaching in Japan and beyond
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This edited volume deals with some of the salient issues to be considered when using the Common European Framework of Reference for Languages (CEFR). ...
Linguistic anthropology
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In this textbook, first published in 1997, Alessandro Duranti introduces linguistic anthropology as an interdisciplinary field which studies language ...

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...
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...

Social interaction and L2 classroom discourse
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This book offers a close investigation of interactional practices in L2 classrooms, and provides a deeper appreciation of the processes involved in th...
Discourse and knowledge
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Most of our knowledge is acquired by discourse, and our ability to produce and understand discourse is impossible without the activation of massive am...

Grammar for grown-ups
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Do you know how to use semicolons, where to put your apostrophes and when to use commas? Do you know the difference between affect and effect, if and...
English grammar
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This best-selling comprehensive descriptive grammar forms a complete course, ideal for all students studying English Language, whether on a course or ...

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...
Children's communication skills
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Based on a huge body of research in child language and communication development, Children's Communication Skills uses a clear format to set out the k...

The Cambridge handbook of linguistic multi-competence
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How are two or more languages learned and contained in the same mind or the same community? This handbook presents an up-to-date view of the concept o...
Making sense
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The world's greatest authority on language explains the secrets and subtleties of the grammar of English. David Crystal explores its history and varie...

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...
Chinese
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Chinese is spoken by more people than any other language in the world, and has a rich social, cultural and historical background. This book is a compr...

That's not English
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In this brilliant transatlantic survival guide, Erin Moore examines the key differences between the British and the Americans through their language. ...
Exploring language assessment and testing
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Routledge Introductions to Applied Linguistics is a series of introductory level textbooks covering the core topics in Applied Linguistics, primarily ...

Researching multilingualism
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Researching Multilingualism expertly engages with a new sociolinguistics of multilingualism, taking account of this new communicative order and the pa...
Mastering Arabic script
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This textbook is an engaging, highly illustrated guide to learning handwriting as opposed to the printed form of the Arabic script. Well-formed and f...