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  1. Maltese

    By Marie Azzopardi-Alexander, Albert Borg

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Focusing primarily on Standard Maltese, the authors clarify many areas which, until now, remain undefined, with emphasis on syntax and intonation. English loanwords continue to find their way into Standard Maltese, especially as the Maltese inhabitants become increasingly bilingual, and the...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Structure in Language

    A Dynamic Perspective

    By Thomas Berg

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    This book examines one of the allegedly unique features of human language: structure sensitivity. Its point of departure is the distinction between content and structural units, which are defined in psycholinguistic terms. The focus of the book is on structural representations, in particular their...

    Published September 19th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Comparative Syntax and Language Acquisition

    By Luigi Rizzi

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    In this collection of essays, the author addresses the central issues in syntax theory, comparative syntax and the theoretically conscious study of language acquisition. Key topics are explored, including the properties of null elements and the theory of parameters. Some of the essays presented...

    Published September 11th 2012 by Routledge

  4. Universal Grammar in Second-Language Acquisition

    A History

    By Margaret Thomas

    Series: Routledge Studies in the History of Linguistics

    From the ancient Mediterranean world to the present day, our conceptions of what is universal in language have interacted with our experiences of language learning. This book tells two stories: the story of how scholars in the west have conceived of the fact that human languages share important...

    Published September 11th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Teaching English Language 16 - 19

    A comprehensive guide for teachers of AS/A2 level English Language

    By Martin Illingworth, Nick Hall

    Series: National Association for the Teaching of English (NATE)

    This uniquely structured and practical resource book will empower teachers new to the study of language to feel confident about leading a stimulating and successful course. Covering all areas of linguistic investigation across the different exam board specifications, this accessible text rooted in...

    Published September 9th 2012 by Routledge

  6. Handbook of Vowels and Vowel Disorders

    Edited by Martin J. Ball, Fiona E. Gibbon

    Series: Language and Speech Disorders

    In the general study of speech and phonetics, vowels have stood in second place to consonants. But what vowels are, how they differ from one another, how they vary among speakers, and how they are subject to disorder, are questions that require a closer examination. This Handbook presents a...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Psychology Press

  7. Malayalam

    By R. E. Asher

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Malayalam is one of the four major Dravidian languages spoken principally in the southern part of India. It has a recorded history of eight centuries and is spoken by more than thirty million people on the Malabar coast of southern IndiaThis is the first detailed description of Malayalam, providing...

    Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Languages of Japan and Korea

    Edited by Nicolas Tranter

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    The Languages of Japan and Korea provides detailed descriptions of the major varieties of languages in the region, both modern and pre-modern, within a common format, producing a long-needed introductory reference source. Korean, Japanese, Ainu, and representative members of the main groupings of...

    Published May 15th 2012 by Routledge

  9. English Grammar for International Studies

    By Piet van der Voort

    English Grammar for International Studies is designed for students taking international programmes in higher vocational education, such as Business and Management Studies, International Marketing, International Finance, Business Administration, International Communication and Media, Finance and...

    Published March 26th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Generative Grammar

    Theory and its History

    By Robert Freidin

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    Generative Grammar presents a substantial contribution to the field of linguistics in drawing together for the first time the author's most significant work on the theory of generative grammar. The essays collected here display Freidin's role in moving the theory forward in terms of new proposals,...

    Published March 13th 2012 by Routledge