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  1. Lexicography

    An Introduction

    By Howard Jackson

    This book is an accessible introduction to lexicography – the study of dictionaries.Dictionaries are used at home and at school, cited in law courts, sermons and parliament, and referred to by crossword addicts and Scrabble players alike. Lexicography provides a detailed overview of the...

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Grammar and Vocabulary

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.Assuming no prior knowledge, these books offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all...

    Published March 27th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Grammar and Meaning

    A Semantic Approach to English Grammar

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Learning about Language

    Grammar and Meaning is an introduction to the study of grammar of contemporary English. It provides an impressive survey of all the main areas of English grammar, from words through to sentences and texts. It introduces and explains the linguistic terms needed to talk about the ways in which...

    Published October 28th 1990 by Routledge

  4. Words and Their Meaning

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Learning about Language

    In this book, the development of the English dictionary is examined, along with the kinds of dictionary available, the range of information they contain, factors affecting their usage, and public attitudes towards them. As well as an descriptive analysis of word meaning, the author considers...

    Published October 23rd 1988 by Routledge

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