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Scripts of servitude
Our Price: £26.96
This book examines how language is a central resource in transforming migrant women into transnational domestic workers. Focusing on the migration of ...
A Connecticut Yankee in King Arthur's court
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Hank Morgan is a happy young man in Connecticut, USA, in 1879 until one day someone runs into his office and shouts, 'Come quickly, Boss! Two men are ...

A practical introduction to phonetics
Our Price: £25.00
An understanding of phonetics - of the mechanisms of speech, of how the sounds of language are produced, and of how they can be analysed and classifie...
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...
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...
Scientific and technical translation
Our Price: £31.99
Routledge Translation Guides cover the key translation text types and genres and equip translators and students of translation with the skills needed ...

Don't sleep, there are snakes
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Although Daniel Everett was a missionary, far from converting the Pirahăs, they converted him. He shows the slow, meticulous steps by which he gradual...
Spanish for dummies
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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...

Grammar for grown-ups
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If you've reached a stage in your career or education where your writing needs to be high quality, Grammar for Grown-ups is a must for your top drawer. Vocational rather than academic, Grammar for Grown-ups is packed with real-life examples and keeps you engaged with a wealth of great quotations from Homer the Greek to Homer the Simpson.
Vocabulary activities
Our Price: £29.99
Vocabulary Activities provides a wealth of ideas for introducing, presenting, expanding, exploring and practising vocabulary. These teacher-friendly a...

Conference interpreting explained
Our Price: £24.99
Roderick Jones adopts a very practical approach to both consecutive and simultaneous interpreting, providing detailed illustrations of note-taking, re...
The creole debate
Our Price: £16.19
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
Our Price: £21.60
Focusing on Irish speakers in Catholic West Belfast, this ethnography on Irish language and identity explores the complexities of changing, and cont...
Language in our brain
Our Price: £35.00
A comprehensive account of the neurobiological basis of language, arguing that species-specific brain differences may be at the root of the human capa...

Sound and script in Chinese diaspora
Our Price: £43.95
In this work, Jing Tsu explores the new global language trade, arguing that it aims at more sophisticated ways of exerting influence besides simply wielding knuckles of power.
Through the language glass
Our Price: £8.99
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...