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  1. Mankind, Nation and Individual

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1947....

    Published July 8th 2013 by Routledge

  2. Introducing Functional Grammar

    3rd Edition

    By Geoff Thompson

    Introducing Functional Grammar, third edition, provides a user-friendly overview of the theoretical and practical aspects of the systemic functional grammar (SFG) model. No prior knowledge of formal linguistics is required as the book provides: An opening chapter on the purpose of linguistic...

    Published June 24th 2013 by Routledge

  3. Understanding Semantics, Second Edition

    By Sebastian Loebner

    Series: Understanding Language

    Understanding Semantics, Second Edition, provides an engaging and accessible introduction to linguistic semantics. The first part takes the reader through a step-by-step guide to the main phenomena and notions of semantics, covering levels and dimensions of meaning, ambiguity, meaning and context,...

    Published June 16th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Language and History

    Integrationist Perspectives

    Edited by Nigel Love

    Series: Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

    When linguistics was first established as an academic discipline in the nineteenth century, it was envisaged as an essentially historical study. Languages were to be treated as historical objects, evolving through gradual but constant processes of change over long periods of time. In recent years,...

    Published June 2nd 2013 by Routledge

  5. The Routledge Linguistics Encyclopedia

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Kirsten Malmkjaer

    The Linguistics Encyclopedia is a single-volume Encyclopedia covering all major and subsidiary areas of linguistics and applied linguistics. The seventy nine articles provide in-depth coverage of the topics and sub-topics of the field, extensively cross-referenced so the reader can see...

    Published May 23rd 2013 by Routledge

  6. Semantic Prosody

    A Critical Evaluation

    By Dominic Stewart

    Series: Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

    Semantic Prosody is the first full-length treatment of semantic prosody, a concept akin to connotation but which connects crucially with typical lexical environment. For example, it has been claimed that the adverb 'utterly' is characterised by an unfavourable semantic prosody on account of its...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  7. Rationality and the Literate Mind

    By Roy Harris

    Series: Routledge Advances in Communication and Linguistic Theory

    This book re-examines the old debate about the relationship between rationality and literacy. Does writing "restructure consciousness?" Do preliterate societies have a different "mind-set" from literate societies? Is reason "built in" to the way we think? How is literacy related to numeracy? Is the...

    Published May 22nd 2013 by Routledge

  8. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 4. Syntax (third volume)

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  9. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 5, Syntax (fourth volume)

    By Otto Jespersen

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge

  10. A Modern English Grammar on Historical Principles

    Volume 7. Syntax

    By Otto Jespersen

    Edited by Niels Haislund

    Series: Otto Jespersen

    This book was first published in 1954....

    Published May 6th 2013 by Routledge