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  1. Doing English Language

    A Guide for Students

    By Angela Goddard

    Series: Doing... Series

    Doing English Language provides a concise, lively and accessible introduction to the field of English Language studies for readers who are interested in taking courses at university level. This book addresses the fundamental questions about studying English Language, including: How is English...

    Published March 11th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Vocabulary

    Applied Linguistic Perspectives

    By Ronald Carter

    Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics

    How do we teach and learn vocabulary? How do words work in literary texts? In this book, Ronald Carter provides the necessary basis for the further study of modern English vocabulary with particular reference to linguistic descriptive frameworks and educational contexts. Vocabulary: Applied...

    Published February 27th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Verbal Hygiene

    By Deborah Cameron

    Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics

    In Verbal Hygiene, Deborah Cameron takes a serious look at popular attitudes towards language and examines the practices by which people attempt to regulate its use. Instead of dismissing the practice of ‘verbal hygiene’, as a misguided and pernicious exercise, she argues that popular discourse...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  4. Authority in Language

    Investigating Standard English

    By James Milroy, Lesley Milroy

    Series: Routledge Linguistics Classics

    Authority in Language explores the perennially topical and controversial notion of correct and incorrect language. James and Lesley Milroy cover the long-running debate over the teaching of Standard English in Britain and compare the language ideologies in Britain and the USA, involving a...

    Published February 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  5. Errors and Intelligence in Computer-Assisted Language Learning

    Parsers and Pedagogues

    By Trude Heift, Mathias Schulze

    Series: Routledge Studies in Computer Assisted Language Learning

    This book provides the first comprehensive overview of theoretical issues, historical developments and current trends in ICALL (Intelligent Computer-Assisted Language Learning). It assumes a basic familiarity with Second Language Acquisition (SLA) theory and teaching, CALL and linguistics. It...

    Published February 22nd 2012 by Routledge

  6. The History of English

    An Introduction

    By Stephan Gramley

    The History of English: An Introduction provides a chronological analysis of the linguistic, social, and cultural development of the English language from before its establishment in Britain around the year 450 to the present. Each chapter represents a new stage in the development of the language...

    Published December 13th 2011 by Routledge

  7. English in the World

    History, Diversity, Change

    Edited by Philip Seargeant, Joan Swann

    Series: Worlds of English

    English in the World: History, Diversity, Change examines the English language as it has developed through history and is used across the globe today. The first half of the book outlines the history of the language from its fifth-century roots through its development as a national, a colonial, and...

    Published December 12th 2011 by Routledge

  8. English with an Accent

    Language, Ideology and Discrimination in the United States, 2nd Edition

    By Rosina Lippi-Green

    Since its initial publication, English with an Accent has provoked debate and controversy within classrooms through its in-depth scrutiny of American attitudes towards language. Rosina Lippi-Green discusses the ways in which discrimination based on accent functions to support and perpetuate social...

    Published December 1st 2011 by Routledge

  9. Multimodality in Practice

    Investigating Theory-in-Practice-through-Methodology

    Edited by Sigrid Norris

    Series: Routledge Studies in Multimodality

    In this wide-ranging collection, leading scholars, researchers, and emergent researchers from around the world come together and present examples of multimodal discourse analysis in practice. The book illustrates new theoretical, methodological and empirical research into new...

    Published November 8th 2011 by Routledge

  10. Fifty Key Thinkers on Language and Linguistics

    By Margaret Thomas

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    What was the first language, and where did it come from? Do all languages have properties in common? What is the relationship of language to thought? Fifty Key Thinkers on Language and Linguistics explores how fifty of the most influential figures in the field have asked and have responded to...

    Published May 31st 2011 by Routledge