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  1. American English 1781 - 1921

    Edited by Daniel R. Davis

    This set reprints a wide range of source texts invaluable to the study of American English. Volume I contains a selection of articles chronicling the debate over Americanisms in both the American and popular British press. Additional volumes comprise several glossaries of American English that...

    Published January 22nd 2003 by Routledge

  2. Misunderstanding in Social Life

    Discourse Approaches to Problematic Talk

    By Juliane House, Gabriele Kasper, Steven Ross

    Series: Language In Social Life

    Misunderstanding is a pervasive phenomenon in social life, sometimes with serious consequences for people's life chances. Misunderstandings are especially hazardous in high-stakes events such as job interviews or in the legal system. In unequal power encounters, unsuccessful communication is...

    Published January 21st 2003 by Routledge

  3. The Language of Literature

    By Adrian Beard

    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 January 15th 2003 by Routledge

  4. Literacy in the New Media Age

    By Gunther Kress

    Series: Literacies

    In this 'new media age' the screen has replaced the book as the dominant medium of communication. This dramatic change has made image, rather than writing, the centre of communication. In this groundbreaking book, Gunther Kress considers the effects of a revolution that has radically altered the...

    Published January 15th 2003 by Routledge

  5. English-Only Europe?

    Challenging Language Policy

    By Robert Phillipson

    English-Only Europe? explores the role of languages in the process of European integration.Languages are central to the development of an integrated Europe. The way in which the European Union deals with multilingualism has serious implications for both individual member countries and international...

    Published January 5th 2003 by Routledge

  6. A Communicative Grammar of English

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey Leech, Jan Svartvik

    A Communicative Grammar of English has long been established as a grammar innovative in approach, reliable in coverage, and clear in its explanations. This fully revised and redesigned third edition provides up-to-date and accessible help to teachers, advanced learners and undergraduate students of...

    Published January 5th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Black Linguistics

    Language, Society and Politics in Africa and the Americas

    By Arnetha Ball, Sinfree Makoni, Geneva Smitherman, Arthur K. Spears, Forward by Ngugi wa Thiong'o

    Enslavement, forced migration, war and colonization have led to the global dispersal of Black communities and to the fragmentation of common experiences.The majority of Black language researchers explore the social and linguistic phenomena of individual Black communities, without looking at Black...

    Published December 18th 2002 by Routledge

  8. Modern Welsh: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Gareth King

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    This new expanded edition of Modern Welsh is the ideal reference source for all speakers and learners of Welsh, suitable for use in schools, colleges, universities and adult classes at all levels. Focusing on contemporary spoken Welsh, this new enlarged edition features a substantial new...

    Published December 18th 2002 by Routledge

  9. The Communicative Grammar of English Workbook

    By Edward Dr. Woods, Rudy Coppieters

    For the first time A Communicative Grammar of English will have an accompanying workbook. The workbook will help make better use of CGE through providing opportunities for practice and discussion....

    Published December 12th 2002 by Routledge

  10. Automated Essay Scoring

    A Cross-disciplinary Perspective

    Edited by Mark D. Shermis, Jill C. Burstein

    This new volume is the first to focus entirely on automated essay scoring and evaluation. It is intended to provide a comprehensive overview of the evolution and state-of-the-art of automated essay scoring and evaluation technology across several disciplines, including education, testing and...

    Published November 30th 2002 by Routledge