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  1. Essentials of Early English

    Old, Middle and Early Modern English

    By Jeremy J. Smith

    A practical and accessible introduction to the early stages of the English language: Old English, Middle English and Early Modern English....

    Published May 27th 1999 by Routledge

  2. Feminist Perspectives on Language

    By Margaret Gibbon

    Series: Feminist Perspectives

    The Feminist Perspectives Series seeks to provide concise, accessible and engaging introductions to key feminist topics and debates. The texts in the series are designed to be used on a wide range of courses exploring feminist issues and are written by experienced teachers who are also well known...

    Published May 17th 1999 by Routledge

  3. Writing Business

    Genres, Media and Discourses

    By Francesca Bargiela-Chiappini, Catherine Ross Nickerson

    Series: Language In Social Life

    Writing Business: Genres, Media and Discourses offers an analysis of the genres and functions of written discourse in the business context, involving a variety of modes of communication. The evolution of new forms of writing is a key focus of this collection and is only partly attributable to the...

    Published April 27th 1999 by Routledge

  4. The Survey of English Dialects

    Edited by Michael V. Barry, Wilfrid J. Halliday, Harold Orton, Philip M. Tilling, Martyn F. Wakelin

    First published in 1999. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published April 2nd 1999 by Routledge

  5. The Enlargement of the European Union

    Issues and Strategies

    Edited by Victoria Curzon Price, Alice Landau, Richard Whitman

    Series: Routledge Studies in the European Economy

    This volume looks at the process of enlargment which the European Union is currently undertaking, focusing on both the economic and political dimensions of the subject. The volume examines how enlargment has evolved and looks at the roles and relations of the different actors - member states,...

    Published March 25th 1999 by Routledge

  6. Language: The Basics

    2nd Edition

    By R.L. Trask

    Series: The Basics

    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. New features include:* a chapter on 'Language in Use' which introduces pragmatics, metaphor, speech and...

    Published March 18th 1999 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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