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  1. 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 11th 2002 by Routledge

  2. 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 April 1st 2002 by Psychology Press

  3. 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 28th 2002 by Routledge

  4. Grammar and Vocabulary

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Routledge English Language Introductions cover core areas of language study and are one-stop resources for students.Assuming no prior knowledge, these books offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all...

    Published March 28th 2002 by Routledge

  5. Silicon Literacies

    Communication, Innovation and Education in the Electronic Age

    Edited by Ilana Snyder

    Series: Literacies

    Electronic communication is radically altering literacy practices. Silicon Literacies unravels the key features of the new communication order to explore the social, cultural and educational impact of silicon literacy practices.Written by leading international scholars from a range of disciplines,...

    Published March 28th 2002 by Routledge

  6. The Languages of the World

    3rd Edition

    By Kenneth Katzner

    This third edition of Kenneth Katzner's best-selling guide to languages is essential reading for language enthusiasts everywhere. Written with the non-specialist in mind, its user-friendly style and layout, delightful original passages, and exotic scripts, will continue to fascinate the reader....

    Published March 21st 2002 by Routledge

  7. Negation in Non-Standard British English

    Gaps, Regularizations and Asymmetries

    By Lieselotte Anderwald

    Series: Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

    Despite the advances of radio and television and increasing mobility and urbanization, spoken English is by no means becoming more like the written standard. English dialect grammar, however, is still a new and relatively undeveloped area of research, and most studies to date are either restricted...

    Published February 28th 2002 by Routledge

  8. The Language of Television

    By Jill Marshall, Angela Werndly

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (2nd edn 2000) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide students with...

    Published February 21st 2002 by Routledge

  9. Argumentation in Psychology

    A Special Double Issue of Discourse Processes

    Edited by James F. Voss

    This special issue of Discourse Processes addresses the topic of argumentation, with a number of articles illustrating how individuals employ argumentation in various contexts. It discusses a number of general issues relevant to recent psychological research on argumentation including the...

    Published February 1st 2002 by Routledge

  10. The Language of Postcolonial Literatures

    An Introduction

    By Ismail S. Talib

    This book provides a comprehensive introduction to some of the central features of language in a wide variety of postcolonial texts.The Language of Postcolonial Literatures draws on a range of writers, from Jean Rhys and Derek Walcott to Chinua Achebe, Ngugi wa Thiong'o, Nuruddin Farah and Salman...

    Published January 31st 2002 by Routledge