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  1. Interpreting French

    Advanced Language Skills

    By Margaret Lang, Isabelle Perez

    Series: Interpreting Series

    This language course uses liaison interpreting to teach spoken French to advanced students. Designed to provide an alternative to conversation classes, it is a highly effective aid to language acquisition and consolidation. Interpreting French will improve students' confidence in speaking and...

    Published August 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  2. Interpreting Spanish

    Advanced Language Skills

    By Ann McFall, Kent Sproule

    Series: Interpreting Series

    This innovative language course uses liaison interpreting to teach spoken Spanish to advanced students. Designed to provide an alternative to conversation classes, it is a highly effective aid to language acquisition and consolidation. Interpreting Spanish will improve students' confidence in...

    Published August 2nd 2001 by Routledge

  3. Language and Power

    2nd Edition

    By Norman Fairclough

    Language in Social Life is a major series which highlights the importance of language to an understanding of issues of social and professional concern. It will be of practical relevance to all those wanting to understand how the ways we communicate both influence and are influenced by the...

    Published August 1st 2001 by Routledge

  4. Legal Translation Explained

    By Enrique Alcaraz, Brian Hughes

    Edited by Anthony Pym

    Series: Translation Practices Explained

    Focusing on the problems of translating English legal language, Alcaraz and Hughes offer a wide-ranging view of one of the most demanding and vital areas of contemporary translation practice. Individual chapters deal with legal English as a linguistic system, special concepts in the translation of...

    Published August 1st 2001 by Routledge

  5. Narrative

    A Critical Linguistic Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Michael Toolan

    This classic text has been substantially rewritten. Narrative explores a range of written, spoken, literary and non-literary narratives. It shows what systematic attention to language can reveal about the narratives themselves, their tellers, and those to whom they are addressed.New material...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  6. Narrative

    A Critical Linguistic Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Michael J Toolan

    Series: Interface

    Narrative explores a range of written, spoken, literary and non-literary narratives. It shows what systematic attention to language can reveal about the narratives themselves, their tellers, and those to whom they are addressed. Topics examined include plot structure, time manipulations, point of...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  7. Interpreting German

    Advanced Language Skills

    By Ursula Böser, Hugh Keith

    Series: Interpreting Series

    This innovative language course uses liaison interpreting to teach spoken German to advanced students. Designed to provide an alternative to conversation classes, it is a highly effective aid to language acquisition and consolidation. Interpreting German will improve students' confidence in...

    Published July 26th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Word Frequencies in Written and Spoken English

    based on the British National Corpus

    By Geoffrey Leech, Paul Rayson, Andrew (All Of Lancaster University) Wilson

    Word Frequencies in Written and Spoken English is a landmark volume in the development of vocabulary frequency studies. Whereas previous books have in general given frequency information about the written language only, this book provides information on both speech and writing. It not only gives...

    Published July 23rd 2001 by Routledge

  9. The Discourse of Advertising

    2nd Edition

    By Guy Cook

    The Discourse of Advertising explores the language of contemporary advertising. Cook argues that advertisements are always in complex interaction with the texts around them, with music and pictures, and with the people who make and experience them. This second edition addresses contemporary...

    Published July 19th 2001 by Routledge

  10. Literary Practices As Social Acts

    Power, Status, and Cultural Norms in the Classroom

    By Cynthia Lewis

    This book examines the social codes and practices that shape the literary culture of a combined fifth/sixth-grade classroom. It considers how the social and cultural contexts of classroom and community affect four classroom practices involving literature--read aloud, peer-led literature discussions...

    Published July 1st 2001 by Routledge