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ISBN: 9781848548398 - English for the Natives English for the Natives
Harry Ritchie

ISBN10: 1848548397  ISBN13: 9781848548398
Publisher: John Murray General Publishing Division John Murray Publishers Ltd
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 23 Oct 2014
'My first English lesson was grammar with the terrifying Mrs Petrie. She spent the entire time marching up and down the classroom, thwacking various items of school furniture with a ruler while she banged on about the ING part of the verb. More

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ISBN: 9781447249696 - You Say Potato You Say Potato
Ben Crystal, David Crystal

ISBN10: 1447249690  ISBN13: 9781447249696
Publisher: Pan Macmillan Macmillan
Edition: Unabridged
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 09 Oct 2014
An authoritative, entertaining book about our accents, and what they say about us Some people say scohn, while others say schown. He says bath, while she says bahth. You say potayto. I say potahto And- -wait a second, no one says potahto. More

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ISBN: 9781472220387 - Football Cliches Football Cliches
Adam Hurrey

ISBN10: 1472220382  ISBN13: 9781472220387
Publisher: Headline Publishing Group Headline Book Publishing
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 09 Oct 2014
In what other context do football fans use the words 'aplomb' or 'derisory'? Why don't we use 'rifle' as a verb on the other six days of the week? Why do aggrieved midfielders feel the instinctive need to make a giant ball-shaped gesture with both... More

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ISBN: 9781138822320 - The Integrated Approach to Arabic Instruction The Integrated Approach to Arabic Instruction
Munther Younes

ISBN10: 1138822329  ISBN13: 9781138822320
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 07 Oct 2014
Leading teacher of Arabic, Munther Younes, explores the realities of teaching Arabic as a foreign language (AFL) and outlines his groundbreaking approach to instruction, tried and tested over many years at Cornell University. The Integrated... More

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ISBN: 9780415726016 - Basic Polish Basic Polish
Dana Bielec

ISBN10: 0415726018  ISBN13: 9780415726016
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge
Edition: 2nd Revised edition
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 26 Sep 2014
Basic Polish presents concise explanations of grammar with related exercises, to build confidence in using the modern language. Assuming no previous knowledge of Polish, the book's step-by-step approach guarantees a thorough grounding in the... More

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ISBN: 9781472578235 - The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Language The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Language
Manuel Garcia-Carpintero, Max Kolbel

ISBN10: 1472578236  ISBN13: 9781472578235
Publisher: Bloomsbury Publishing PLC Bloomsbury Academic
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 25 Sep 2014
Beginning with works of Frege, Russell, and Wittgenstein, The Bloomsbury Companion to the Philosophy of Language provides a critical history of the core concepts in the area. From generative syntax and formal semantics to broader philosophical... More

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ISBN: 9781783092413 - The Bilingual Advantage The Bilingual Advantage
Rebecca M Callahan, Patricia C Gandara

ISBN10: 1783092416  ISBN13: 9781783092413
Publisher: Channel View Publications Ltd Multilingual Matters Ltd
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 15 Sep 2014
Using novel methodological approaches and new data, The Bilingual Advantage draws together researchers from education, economics, sociology, anthropology and linguistics to examine the economic and employment benefits of bilingualism in the US... More

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ISBN: 9780415813785 - The Routledge Handbook of Hispanic Applied Linguistics The Routledge Handbook of Hispanic Applied Linguistics
Manel Lacorte

ISBN10: 0415813786  ISBN13: 9780415813785
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge
Format: Hardback
Publication date: 11 Sep 2014
This book provides a comprehensive overview of Hispanic applied linguistics, allowing students to understand the field from a variety of perspectives and offering insight into the ever-growing number of professional opportunies afforded to Spanish... More

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ISBN: 9781138790971 - Language and Power Language and Power
Norman Fairclough

ISBN10: 1138790974  ISBN13: 9781138790971
Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd Routledge
Edition: 3rd Revised edition
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 04 Sep 2014
Language and Power is widely recognised both as a classic and an essential introductory textbook to the field of Critical Discourse Analysis. It focusses on how language functions in maintaining and changing power relations in modern society... More

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ISBN: 9781848317338 - The Elements of Eloquence Bestseller The Elements of Eloquence
Mark Forsyth

ISBN10: 1848317336  ISBN13: 9781848317338
Publisher: Icon Books Ltd
Format: Paperback
Publication date: 04 Sep 2014
Mark Forsyth's 'sparkling' (Charles Moore, Daily Telegraph) and idiosyncratically brilliant third book. In an age unhealthily obsessed with substance, this is a book on the importance of pure style, from the bestselling author of The Etymologicon... More