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  1. Patterns of Reduplication in Lushootseed

    By Suzanne Urbanczyk

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    A detailed examination of three reduplicative morphemes in Lushootseed (Central Salish), arguing that every aspect of their phonological effect follows from being specified as either root or affix....

    Published January 10th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Teaching and Researching Lexicography

    By Reinhard R.K. Hartmann

    Series: Applied Linguistics in Action

    Who compiles dictionaries and other reference works? Which are used by whom? How do they achieve their purpose?Lexicography is a very important subject and the product of lexicography, the Dictionary, is a valuable resource in language learning.Teaching and Researching Lexicography explains the...

    Published January 9th 2001 by Routledge

  3. Complex Words in English

    By Valerie Adams

    Series: English Language Series

    Complex Words in English presents a comprehensive account of present-day word formation in English. Starting with a discussion of some basic issues, including the definition of 'word', motivation, lexicalization, productivity, the relevance of historical information and the usefulness of...

    Published January 9th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Critical Applied Linguistics

    A Critical Introduction

    By Alastair Pennycook

    This accessible guide and introduction to critical applied linguistics provides a clear overview, highlighting problems, debates, and competing views in language education, literacy, discourse analysis, language in the workplace, translation and other language-related domains. Covering both...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Routledge

  5. Children's Language

    Volume 11: Interactional Contributions To Language Development

    Edited by Keith E. Nelson, Ayhan Aksu-Ko‡, Carolyn E. Johnson, Ayhan Aksu-Koc

    These volumes present coherent sets of papers developed along two of the thematic lines that underscored the program of the meeting of the International Association for the Study of Child Language in Istanbul in the summer of 1996. Thoroughly reviewed and updated to reflect the state of child...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  6. Gender Construction in Children's Interactions

    A Cultural Perspective. A Special Issue of Research on Language and Social Interaction

    Edited by Amy Kyratzis

    This special issue examines gender construction by children in some of its rich cultural and contextual complexity and in some of its interactions with power. The first two articles are about preschool children's language. One examines preschoolers' socialization into Japanese--a language in which...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Psychology Press

  7. Triadic Exchanges

    Studies in Dialogue Interpreting

    Edited by Ian Mason

    Dialogue interpreting is a generic term covering a diverse range of fields of interpreting which have in common the basic feature of face-to-face interaction between three parties: the interpreter and (at least) two other speakers. The interaction consists of spontaneous dialogue, involving...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Routledge

  8. Lexis and Creativity in Translation

    A Corpus Based Approach

    By Dorothy Kenny

    Computers offer new perspectives in the study of language, allowing us to see phenomena that previously remained obscure because of the limitations of our vantage points. It is not uncommon for computers to be likened to the telescope, or microscope, in this respect. In this pioneering...

    Published December 31st 2000 by Routledge

  9. Problems and Perspectives

    Studies in the Modern French Language

    By Wendy Ayres-Bennett, Janice Carruthers, Rosalind Temple

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    Problems and Perspectives- Studies in the Modern French Language looks at a number of interesting or problematic areas in the phonology, morphology, syntax and lexis of the French language and encourages the reader to think critically about different ways of approaching, describing and explaining...

    Published December 28th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Typography & Language in Everyday Life

    Prescriptions and Practices

    By Sue Walker

    Series: Language In Social Life

    Typography and Language in Everyday Life provides a detailed look at graphic as well as linguistic aspects of language and suggests there is much to be gained from collaboration between typographers and applied linguists.The first part of the book provides an introduction to aspects of typographic...

    Published December 11th 2000 by Routledge