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  1. Language: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By R.L. Trask

    Series: The Basics

    What makes human language unique?Do women speak differently from men?Just what is the meaning of "meaning"?Language: The Basics provides a concise introduction to the study of language. Written in an engaging and entertaining style, it encourages the reader to think about the way language works. It...

    Published March 18th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Standard English

    The Widening Debate

    By Tony Bex, Richard J. Watts

    Standard English draws together the leading international scholars in the field, who confront the debates surrounding 'Standard English', grammar and correctness head-on.These debates are as intense today as ever and extend far beyond an academic context. Current debates about the teaching of...

    Published February 18th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Worlds in Common?

    Television Discourses in a Changing Europe

    By Ulrike H. Meinhof, Kay Richardson

    Worlds in Common? examines the newly emerging forms of language used in satellite television programmes, exploring a wide range of genres including twenty-four hour news broadcasting, culture channels, talk shows, local TV and European news. Focusing on the experiences of British and German viewers...

    Published January 21st 1999 by Routledge

  4. How We Write

    Writing as Creative Design

    By Mike Sharples

    How We Write is an accessible guide to the entire writing process, from forming ideas to formatting text. Combining new explanations of creativity with insights into writing as design, it offers a full account of the mental, physical and social aspects of writing. How We Write explores: how...

    Published November 5th 1998 by Routledge

  5. Language and Linguistics: The Key Concepts

    By R.L. Trask

    Edited by Peter Stockwell

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    This fully updated second edition includes a new introduction, a wide range of new entries (reflecting developments in linguistics since the book's original release) and added specialized further reading for lecturers and more advanced students. A comprehensive and critical A-Z guide to...

    Published October 15th 1998 by Routledge

  6. English and the Discourses of Colonialism

    By Alastair Pennycook

    Series: The Politics of Language

    English and the Discourses of Colonialism opens with the British departure from Hong Kong marking the end of British colonialism. Yet Alastair Pennycook argues that this dramatic exit masks the crucial issue that the traces left by colonialism run deep.This challenging and provocative book looks...

    Published September 17th 1998 by Routledge

  7. Survey Eng Dialects Vol1 Prt1

    Edited by Michael V. Barry

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  8. Survey Eng Dialects Vol1 Prt2

    Edited by Michael V. Barry

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  9. Survey Eng Dialects Vol1 Prt3

    Edited by Michael V. Barry

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 2nd 1998 by Routledge

  10. Survey Eng Dialects Vol2 Prt1

    Edited by Michael V. Barry

    First published in 1998. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 2nd 1998 by Routledge