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  1. Alphabet to Email

    How Written English Evolved and Where It's Heading

    By Naomi S. Baron

    In Alphabet to Email Naomi Baron takes us on a fascinating and often entertaining journey through the history of the English language, showing how technology - especially email - is gradually stripping language of its formality.Drawing together strands of thinking about writing, speech, pedagogy,...

    Published April 25th 2001 by Routledge

  2. Variation in English

    Multi-Dimensional Studies

    By Douglas Biber, Susan Conrad

    Series: Studies in Language and Linguistics

    Studies in Language and LinguisticsGeneral Editors- Geoffrey Leech, Department of Modern English Language, Lancaster University and Jenny Thomas, School of English and Linguistics, University of Wales, BangorBroad-ranging and authoritative, Studies in Language and Linguistics is an occasional...

    Published April 9th 2001 by Routledge

  3. The Language of Conversation

    By Francesca Pridham

    Series: Intertext

    This accessible satellite textbook in the Routledge Intertext series offers students hands-on practical experience of textual analysis of conversation. Written in a clear, user-friendly style by an experienced teacher, it combines practical activities with texts, accompanied by commentaries and...

    Published February 14th 2001 by Routledge

  4. Complex Words in English

    By Valerie Adams

    Complex Words in English presents a comprehensive account of present-day word formation in English. Starting with a discussion of some basic issues, including the definition of 'word', motivation, lexicalization, productivity, the relevance of historical information and the usefulness of...

    Published January 9th 2001 by Routledge

  5. English Language Teaching in Its Social Context

    A Reader

    Edited by Christopher Candlin, Neil Mercer

    Series: Teaching English Language Worldwide

    English Language Teaching in its Social Context offers sociolinguistic, ethnographic, and social-psychological perspectives on TESOL teaching and learning and introduces the relevant literature on second language acquisition. Together with its companion volumes, it presents English language...

    Published November 15th 2000 by Routledge

  6. Innovation in English Language Teaching

    A Reader

    Edited by David Hall, Ann Hewings

    Series: Teaching English Language Worldwide

    This reader provides both theoretical perspectives and practical tools for analysing and understanding how ELT classroom curricula can be analysed, developed and evaluated.The commissioned and classic texts place curriculum change in a philosophical framework and also explore the political and...

    Published November 15th 2000 by Routledge

  7. The Language of ICT

    Information and Communication Technology

    By Tim Shortis

    Series: Intertext

    The Language of ICT:* explores the nature of the electronic word and presents the new types of text in which it is found* examines the impact of the rapid technological change we are living through* analyses different texts, including email and answerphone messages, webpages, faxes, computer games...

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge

  8. Analyzing English in a Global Context

    A Reader

    Edited by Anne Burns, Caroline Coffin

    Series: Teaching English Language Worldwide

    Devised in collaboration with the Open University and Macquarie University, Australia, Analysing English in a Global Context is specifically designed for the postgraduate student market, as well as for teachers of English as a second or foreign language throughout the world. This is a...

    Published November 8th 2000 by Routledge

  9. Discourse and Discrimination

    Rhetorics of Racism and Antisemitism

    By Martin Reisigl, Ruth Wodak

    Discourse and Discrimination is a study of how racism, antisemitism and ethnicism are reflected in discourse. The authors first survey five established discourse analysis approaches before providing their own model and three case-studies. Drawing on a wide range of sources, they question why racism...

    Published October 4th 2000 by Routledge

  10. Textual Interaction

    An Introduction to Written Discourse Analysis

    By Michael Hoey

    Textual Interaction provides a clear and cogent account of written discourse analysis. Each chapter introduces key concepts and analytical techniques, describes important parallel work and major issues, and suggests how to apply the ideas to the teaching and learning of reading and writing. In this...

    Published September 13th 2000 by Routledge