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Forthcoming English Language Books

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  1. Grammaticalization and English Complex Prepositions

    A Corpus-based Study

    By Sebastian Hoffmann

    What is a grammatical unit? How does grammatical structure evolve? How can we best investigate the mental representation of grammar? What is the connection between language use and language structure? This book aims to help answer such questions by presenting a detailed analysis of English...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. Reciprocity in English

    Historical Development and Synchronic Structure

    By Florian Haas

    Although the grammatical expression of reciprocal (or ‘mutual’) situations in the languages of the world has received a surprising amount of attention in recent years, so far no comprehensive study specifically dealing with the historical development and synchronic structure of English reciprocal...

    To Be Published April 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Handbook of Linguistics

    Edited by Keith Allan

    Series: Routledge Handbooks in Linguistics

    The Routledge Handbook of Linguistics offers a comprehensive introduction to the many fascinating aspects of the discipline of linguistics, drawing together a range of perspectives to provide a wide-ranging survey of the field. Each of the over 35 chapters, written by specialists from around the...

    To Be Published May 14th 2015 by Routledge

  4. Introducing English Language

    A Resource Book for Students, 2nd Edition

    By Louise Mullany, Peter Stockwell

    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, books in the series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all...

    To Be Published May 25th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Corpus Linguistics for ELT

    Research and Practice

    By Ivor Timmis

    Series: Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

    Corpus Linguistics for ELT aims to familiarise teachers, researchers and students with the main lines of ELT-related corpus research in areas such as grammar, lexis, ESP and learner corpora. The book also deals with direct classroom applications of corpora, with sections on pedagogic corpora and...

    To Be Published May 28th 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Future of English in Asia

    Perspectives on language and literature

    Edited by Michael O'Sullivan, David Huddart, Carmen Lee

    Michael O’Sullivan is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. David Huddart is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Hong Kong. Carmen Lee is an Associate Professor of English at The Chinese University of Hong...

    To Be Published June 1st 2015 by Routledge

  7. From Words to Grammar

    Discovering English Usage

    By Roger Berry

    From Words to Grammar is a different introduction to grammar for students. Taking a word-based approach to grammar, this innovative book introduces the subject through the analysis of a hundred of the most commonly used English words. Each unit focuses on a different word class, using an analysis...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  8. Canadian English

    A Sociolinguistic Perspective

    By James A. Walker

    This textbook is the only one of its kind to introduce the study of Canadian English in the context of basic concepts of linguistics and sociolinguistics. The book provides foundational information on linguistic principles and on the different branches of sociolinguistics, ranging from the...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  9. Literacy and Education

    Policy, Practice and Public Opinion

    By Uta Papen

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  10. English Pronunciation Models in a Globalized World

    Accent, Acceptability and Hong Kong English

    By Andrew John Sewell

    This book presents phonological variation as a topic that intersects with and illuminates several interesting and important issues, including accent and identity, variation and language attitudes, decisions about teaching, and the nature of English in the world. It examines how global and local...

    To Be Published July 1st 2015 by Routledge