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  1. Latino Language and Literacy in Ethnolinguistic Chicago

    Edited by Marcia Farr

    This volume--along with its companion Ethnolinguistic Chicago: Language and Literacy in the City's Neighborhoods--fills an important gap in research on Chicago and, more generally, on language use in globalized metropolitan areas. Often cited as a quintessential American city, Chicago is, and...

    Published December 28th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Category Neutrality

    A Type-Logical Investigation

    By Neil Whitman

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    "Feature neutrality" is an issue that has received much attention among linguists. For example, consider the sentence, "I have never, and will never, put my name on this document." Here, the verb 'put' acts simultaneously as a past participle (as in "have never put") and a base form (as in "will...

    Published December 20th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Introducing Social Semiotics

    An Introductory Textbook

    By Theo van Leeuwen

    Introducing Social Semiotics uses a wide variety of texts including photographs, adverts, magazine pages and film stills to explain how meaning is created through complex semiotic interactions. Practical exercises and examples as wide ranging as furniture arrangements in public places and ...

    Published December 13th 2004 by Routledge

  4. English Words

    Structure, History, Usage, 2nd Edition

    By Francis Katamba

    How do we find the right word for the job? Where does that word come from? Why do we spell it like that? And how do we know what it means?Words are all around us - we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands - but we don't often think about them too...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Comparing Texts

    By Nicola Onyett

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Routledge A Level English Guides equip AS and A2 Level students with the skills they need to explore, evaluate, and enjoy English. Books in the series are built around the various skills specified in the assessment objectives (AOs) for all AS and A2 Level English courses.Focusing on the AOs most...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Translation

    An Advanced Resource Book

    By Basil A Hatim, Jeremy Munday

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    Routledge Applied Linguistics is a series of comprehensive textbooks, providing students and researchers with the support they need for advanced study in the core areas of English language and Applied Linguistics. Each book in the series guides readers through three main sections, enabling them to...

    Published December 2nd 2004 by Routledge

  7. Discourse Function & Syntactic Form in Natural Language Generation

    By Cassandre Creswell

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    Users of natural languages have many word orders with which to encode the same truth-conditional meaning. They choose contextually appropriate strings from these many ways with little conscious effort and with effective communicative results. Previous computational models of when English speakers...

    Published November 22nd 2004 by Routledge

  8. The Inflected Infinitive in Romance Languages

    By Emily E. Scida

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    This book investigates two prominent issues with regard to the inflected infinitive-the syntactic distribution of the Portuguese inflected infinitive, and its origin and development from Early Romance. The syntactic analysis offered here differs from traditional descriptions of the inflected...

    Published November 20th 2004 by Routledge

  9. The Linguistics, Neurology, and Politics of Phonics

    Silent "E" Speaks Out

    By Steven L. Strauss

    This book explores the driving forces behind the current government-sponsored resurrection of phonics, and the arguments used to justify it. It examines the roles played by three key actors--corporate America, politicians, and state-supported reading researchers--in the formulation of what Strauss...

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Thinking German Translation Teacher Handbook

    By Sandor Hervey, Michael Loughridge, Ian Higgins

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published November 11th 2004 by Routledge