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The ancient Egyptian language
Our Price: £22.49
This book, the first of its kind, examines how the phonology and grammar of the ancient Egyptian language changed over more than three thousand years ...
Practice tests for IELTS 2
Our Price: £12.59
Prepare yourself for the IELTS exam using Collins Practice Tests for IELTS Book 2By using Practice Tests for IELTS 2, you will: Feel completely confid...

Writing. Ages 3-5 Workbook
Our Price: £2.69
Level: EYFSSubject: EnglishAn engaging Writing activity book to really help boost your child's progress at every stage of their learning! Fully in lin...
From Proto-Indo-European to Proto-Germanic
Our Price: £63.00
This book describes the earliest reconstructable stages of the prehistory of English, focusing specifically on linguistic structure. It outlines the g...

A comparative dictionary of Raute and Rawat
Our Price: £33.26
Raute and Rawat are endangered languages belonging to the Raji-Raute language cluster within the large Sino-Tibetan family of languages spoken across ...
English grammar essentials for dummies
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The fun and easy way to learn essential grammar rules, common usage errors, and other key concepts in the English languageUnderstanding the rules of E...

Through the language glass
Our Price: £9.99
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...
Really learn 100 phrasal verbs
Our Price: £11.25
A self-study book that presents one phrasal verb on one page. Examples and exercises show the most important meanings and the situations in which it is most commonly used.

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...
May we borrow your language?
Our Price: £7.19
The English language that is spoken by one billion people around the world is a linguistic mongrel, its vocabulary a diverse mix resulting from centur...

The cabinet of linguistic curiosities
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Paul Anthony Jones has unearthed a wealth of strange and forgotten words: illuminating some aspect of the day, or simply telling a cracking good yarn, each reveals a story. Written with a light touch that belies the depth of research it contains, this is both a fascinating compendium of etymology and a captivating historical miscellany.
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...

Language and music as cognitive systems
Our Price: £43.64
The past 15 years have witnessed an increasing interest in the comparative study of language and music as cognitive systems. Language and music are un...
That's not English
Our Price: £8.09
In this brilliant transatlantic survival guide, Erin Moore examines the key differences between the British and the Americans through their language. ...

Neurobiology of language
Our Price: £148.00
Neurobiology of Language explores the study of language, a field that has seen tremendous progress in the last two decades. Key to this progress is t...
The story of be
Our Price: £11.69
It's the most simple, unassuming, innocent-looking verb: 'to be'. Yet it is jam-packed with more different meanings, forms, and uses than any other En...