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  1. Teaching English as a Foreign Language, 1936-1961

    Foundations of ELT

    Edited by Richard C. Smith

    Series: Logos Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Following the Second World War, the British Council, along with British publishers and universities, began to take a serious interest in English as a foreign language teaching ('ELT') and the UK soon gained a dominant role in the development and export of teaching approaches and materials.This set...

    Published January 28th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Phonological Augmentation in Prominent Positions

    By Jennifer L. Smith

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    Phonologically prominent or "strong" positions are well known for their ability to resist positional neutralization processes such as vowel reduction or place assimilation. However, there are also cases of neutralization that affect only strong positions, as when stressed syllables must be heavy,...

    Published January 11th 2005 by Routledge

  3. Sentence Structure

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Fabb

    Series: Language Workbooks

    Sentence Structure: introduces the evidence for sentence structure and reveals its purpose is based on a problem-solving approach to language teaches the reader how to identify word classes, such as noun, preposition and demonstrative uses simple tree structures to analyse sentences contains...

    Published January 10th 2005 by Routledge

  4. Handbook of Research in Second Language Teaching and Learning

    Edited by Eli Hinkel

    This landmark volume provides a broad-based, state-of-the-art overview of current knowledge and research into second language teaching and learning. Fifty-seven chapters are organized in eight thematic sections:*social contexts of second language learning;*research methodologies in...

    Published January 3rd 2005 by Routledge

  5. 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

  6. 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

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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