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  1. The Language of Newspapers

    2nd Edition

    By Danuta Reah

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. The core book, Working with Texts, is the foundation text which provides an introduction to language analysis. It is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles which provide students...

    Published May 15th 2002 by Routledge

  2. Critical Practice

    2nd Edition

    By Catherine Belsey

    Series: New Accents

    What is poststructuralist theory, and what difference does it make to literary criticism? Where do we find the meaning of the text: in the author's head? in the reader's? Or do we, instead, make meaning in the practice of reading itself? If so, what part do our own values play in the process of...

    Published May 15th 2002 by Routledge

  3. Language as Cultural Practice

    Mexicanos en el Norte

    By Sandra R. Schecter, Robert J. Bayley

    Language as Cultural Practice: Mexicanos en el Norte offers a vivid ethnographic account of language socialization practices within Mexican-background families residing in California and Texas. This account illustrates a variety of cases where language is used by speakers to choose between...

    Published April 30th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Balti-English / English-Balti Dictionary

    By R. K. Sprigg

    This book is based on the Khapalu and Skardu dialects of Balti, a member of the Tibeto-Burman family, spoken in Baltistan. The work is distinguished by its phonetic acuity, particularly important in the case of Balti, whose importance to the Tibeto-Burman and Sino-Tibetan comparatists is its close...

    Published April 24th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Compensatory Lengthening

    Phonetics, Phonology, Diachrony

    By Darya Kavitskaya

    Edited by Laurence Horn

    Series: Outstanding Dissertations in Linguistics

    First Published in 2002. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 18th 2002 by Routledge

  6. Lexicography

    An Introduction

    By Howard Jackson

    This book is an accessible introduction to lexicography – the study of dictionaries.Dictionaries are used at home and at school, cited in law courts, sermons and parliament, and referred to by crossword addicts and Scrabble players alike. Lexicography provides a detailed overview of the...

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  7. Thinking Arabic Translation

    A Course in Translation Method: Arabic to English

    By James Dickins, Sándor Hervey, Ian Higgins

    Series: Thinking Translation

    Thinking Arabic Translation is a comprehensive and practical 24-week course in translation method. Adapted from the successful French-based Thinking Translation (Routledge, 1992) it has been successfully piloted at Durham University.Clear explanations, discussion, examples and exercises enable...

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Language of Advertising

    Written Texts

    By Angela Goddard

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. The core book, Working with Texts, is the foundation text which provides an introduction to language analysis. It is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles which provide students...

    Published April 10th 2002 by Routledge

  9. Talking to Adults

    The Contribution of Multiparty Discourse to Language Acquisition

    Edited by Shoshana Blum-Kulka, Catherine E. Snow

    This volume provides a comprehensive and in-depth analysis of the contribution of multiparty intergenerational talk in a variety of cultures to the development of children's communicative capacities. The book focuses on the complexity of the cultural and interactional contexts in which pragmatic...

    Published March 31st 2002 by Psychology Press

  10. Antonymy

    A Corpus-Based Perspective

    By Steven Jones

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    Antonymy is the technical name used to describe 'opposites', pairs of words such as rich/poor, love/hate and male/female. Antonyms are a ubiquitous part of everyday language, and this book provides a detailed, comprehensive account of the phenomenon.This book demonstrates how traditional linguistic...

    Published March 27th 2002 by Routledge