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The surgeon of Crowthorne
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The making of the Oxford English Dictionary was a monumental 50 year task requiring thousands of volunteers. One of the keenest volunteers was a W C M...
Assessing the language of young learners
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This volume offers new insights into the assessment of the language of Young Learners (YLs). YLs are defined here as being from 5 to 17 years, and are...

Word by word
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We think of English as a fortress to be defended, but a better analogy is to think of English as a child. We love and nurture it into being, and once...
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...

Grammatical theory and bilingual codeswitching
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Theoretically significant work on the grammar of codeswitching by the leading researchers in the field.Codeswitching is the alternate use of two or mo...
Coming home
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'Some part of me believed I would become a more complete person if I spoke Irish, more in tune with my roots, my identity, my very being.' 'I was o...

Implicit and Explicit Learning of Languages
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Implicit learning is a fundamental feature of human cognition. Many essential skills, including language comprehension and production, intuitive decis...
Using Japanese synonyms
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Being a successful speaker of a given language involves control of the meaning and use of vocabulary items, taking in their lexical content (what phen...

Words and the First World War
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An illustrated analytical study, Words and the First World War considers the situation at home, at war, and under categories such as race, gender and...
Language in our brain
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A comprehensive account of the neurobiological basis of language, arguing that species-specific brain differences may be at the root of the human capa...

Lexical priming
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Lexical Priming proposes a radical new theory of the lexicon, which amounts to a completely new theory of language based on how words are used in the ...
The happiness passport
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In Hayes' book, The Happiness Passport, she joins the dots between these differing beliefs to help us cultivate a richer shared vocabulary of happine...

A brief history of the verb to be
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A journey through linguistic time and space, from Aristotle through the twentieth century's era of syntax, in search of a dangerous verb and its sig...
Why only us
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Berwick and Chomsky draw on recent developments in linguistic theory to offer an evolutionary account of language and humans' remarkable, species-spec...

English nouns
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Using extensive data from the Corpus of Contemporary American English (Davies, 2008), this groundbreaking book shows that the syntactic patterns in wh...
Intonation and prosodic structure
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This book provides a state-of-the-art survey of intonation and prosodic structure. Taking a phonological perspective, it shows how morpho-syntactic co...