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  1. Acquiring Pragmatics

    Social and cognitive perspectives

    By Sandrine Zufferey

    To Be Published December 11th 2014 by Routledge

  2. An Old English Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Randolph Quirk, C. Wrenn

    This book is designed especially for the literary student of English, and provides a single compact grammar primarily concerned with Classical Old English, rather than the other Old English dialects. The book takes a descriptive approach and avoids assuming a knowledge of Germanic philology. The...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Modality and the English Modals

    2nd Edition

    By F.R. Palmer

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    A detailed account of the many uses and functions of these verbs. The nature of modality, and some controversial issues, are also discussed....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Analysing Genre

    Language Use in Professional Settings

    By V. K. Bhatia

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    Genre analysis has a long-established tradition in literature, but interest in the analysis of non-literary genres has been very recent. This book examines the theory of genre analysis, looks at genre analysis in action, taking texts from a wide variety of genres and discusses the use of genre...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Language, Bureaucracy and Social Control

    By Srikant Sarangi, Stefan Slembrouck

    Series: Real Language Series

    Language, Bureaucracy and Social Control explores the varying inter-relationships between language, forms of bureaucratic organisation and social control. The text provides a detailed examination of the discursive dimensions of some of the key techniques of modern power: the 'productive'...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Achieving Understanding

    Discourse in Intercultural Encounters

    By Peter Broeder, Katharina Bremer, Celia Roberts, M.-T. (Department Of Linguistics, University Rene Descartes, Paris V, France) Vasseur, Margaret (Department Of Arts, Law And Social Sciences, Islington College) Simonot

    Series: Language In Social Life

    This is a detailed study of understanding in a second language, related to the actual lives of minority workers. The focus is on everyday interactions between these workers and the bureaucrats of the society in which they are now resident. It provides an important contribution to the debate about...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Women, Men and Politeness

    By Janet Holmes

    Series: Real Language Series

    Women, Men and Politeness focuses on the specific issue of the ways in which women and men express politeness verbally.Using a range of evidence and a corpus of data collected largely from New Zealand, Janet Holmes examines the distribution and functions of a range of specific verbal politeness...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Pragmatics

    By Jean Stilwell Peccei

    Series: Language Workbooks

    In Pragmatics, the study of meaning derived from context, Jean Stilwell Peccei offers a practical introduction to this core area of linguistics. Pragmatics: encourages the reader to look at different levels of meaning within sentences provides a basic understanding of key pragmatic concepts...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The Language of Politics

    By Adrian Beard

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of Politics:* examines how both politicians and commentators describe political stances* explores some of the most common linguistic features to be found in political speeches* analyses electioneering through various written texts including manifestos, posters and pamphlets* looks at...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. A Workbook to Communicative Grammar of English

    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....

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge