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  1. Describing Discourse

    A Practical Guide to Discourse Analysis

    By Nicola Woods, Nicola Woods

    For anyone approaching Discourse Analysis for the first time, theory means little when it is not related to actual knowledge and experience of language in use. Describing Discourse takes the unique approach of introducing discourse studies through the hands-on analysis of linguistic data. The book...

    Published August 25th 2006 by Routledge

  2. Hiphop Literacies

    By Elaine Richardson

    Series: Literacies

    Hiphop Literacies is an exploration of the rhetorical, language and literacy practices of African Americans, with a focus on the Hiphop generation. Richardson analyses the lyrics and discourse of Hiphop, explodes myths and stereotypes about Black culture and language and shows how Hiphop language...

    Published August 17th 2006 by Routledge

  3. Dictionary of Oriental Literatures

    The Dictionary of Oriental Literatures fills a long-felt gap in Western literature by presenting a concise summary, in three volumes and about 2000 articles, of the literatures of Asia and North Africa. The first volume describes the Chinese, Tibetan, Japanese, Korean and Mongolian literatures; the...

    Published August 15th 2006 by Routledge

  4. Syntax

    Edited by Robert Freidin, Howard Lasnik

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    This collection covers the fundamental concepts and analytic tools of generative transformational syntax of the last half century, from Chomsky's Morphophonemics of Modern Hebrew (1951) to the present day. It makes available, in one place, key published material on important areas such as phrase...

    Published August 9th 2006 by Routledge

  5. Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters

    Native Speakers in EFL Lessons

    By Jasmine C. M. Luk, Angel M. Y. Lin

    Series: ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

    Classroom Interactions as Cross-Cultural Encounters is about native English speakers teaching English as a global language in non-English speaking countries. Through analysis of naturally occurring dialogic encounters, the authors examine the multifaceted ways in which teachers and students...

    Published August 3rd 2006 by Routledge

  6. Improving Literacy by Teaching Morphemes

    By Terezinha Nunes, Peter Bryant

    Series: Improving Learning

    With reports from several studies showing the benefits of teaching young children about morphemes, this book is essential reading for anyone concerned with helping children to read and write. By breaking words down into chunks of meaning that can be analyzed as complete units rather...

    Published July 20th 2006 by Routledge

  7. An Encyclopedia of Swearing

    The Social History of Oaths, Profanity, Foul Language, and Ethnic Slurs in the English-speaking World

    By Geoffrey Hughes

    This is the only encyclopedia and social history of swearing and foul language in the English-speaking world. It covers the various social dynamics that generate swearing, foul language, and insults in the entire range of the English language. While the emphasis is on American and British English,...

    Published July 15th 2006 by Routledge

  8. Language Exploration and Awareness

    A Resource Book for Teachers, 3rd Edition

    By Larry Andrews

    "Language Exploration and Awareness: A Resource Book for Teachers, Third Edition" shows English teachers how they can expand their curriculum beyond the traditional emphases on grammar and syntax, to help their students learn about many aspects of the English language, including general semantics,...

    Published July 14th 2006 by Routledge

  9. English for Academic Purposes

    An Advanced Resource Book

    By Ken Hyland

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    Routledge Applied Linguistics is a series of comprehensive resource books, 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...

    Published June 30th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Problems in Second Language Acquisition

    By Michael H. Long

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Second language acquisition has an identity problem. It is a young field struggling to emerge from the parent fields of education and applied linguistics. In his new book, Problems in Second Language Acquisition, Mike Long proposes a way to help second language acquisition develop a...

    Published June 28th 2006 by Routledge