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  1. The Earliest English

    An Introduction to Old English Language

    By Chris Mccully, Sharon Hilles

    Series: Learning about Language

    The Earliest English provides a student-friendly introduction to Old English and the earliest periods of the history of the English Language as it evolved before 1215. Using non-technical language, the book covers basic terminology, the linguistic and cultural backgrounds to the emergence and...

    Published September 9th 2004 by Routledge

  2. Meaning and the English Verb

    3rd Edition

    By Geoffrey N. Leech

    Every language has its peculiar problems of meaning for the foreign learner. In the English language, some of the biggest yet most fascinating problems are concentrated in the area of the finite verb phrase: in particular, tense, aspect, mood and modality. Meaning and the English Verb describes...

    Published September 9th 2004 by Routledge

  3. Minimalist Investigations in Linguistic Theory

    By Howard Lasnik

    Series: Routledge Leading Linguists

    Professor Howard Lasnik is one of the world's leading theoretical linguists. He has produced influential and important work in areas such as syntactic theory, logical form, and learnability. This collection of essays draws together some of his best work from his substantial contribution to...

    Published August 19th 2004 by Routledge

  4. Linguistic Convergence and Areal Diffusion

    Case Studies from Iranian, Semitic and Turkic

    By Éva Ágnes Csató, Bo Isaksson, Carina Jahani

    The authors are outstanding scholars engaged in the study of language varieties spoken in 'convergence areas' in which speakers are multilingual in languages of at least two but sometimes all three language families. Many of the contributions present new data collected in fieldwork. The geographic...

    Published July 29th 2004 by Routledge

  5. Dialects

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Trudgill

    Series: Language Workbooks

    Routledge Language Workbooks provide absolute beginners with practical introductions to core areas of language study. Books in the series provide comprehensive coverage of the area as well as a basis for further investigation. Each Language Workbook guides the reader through the subject using '...

    Published July 29th 2004 by Routledge

  6. Stylistics

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Paul Simpson, Paul Simpson

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Assuming no prior knowledge, books in the Routledge English Language Introductions series offer an accessible overview of the subject, with activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings – all in the same volume. The innovative and flexible 'two-dimensional'...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  7. The Language of Work

    By Almut Koester

    Series: Intertext

    The Intertext series has been specifically designed to meet the needs of contemporary English Language Studies. Working with Texts: A Core Introduction to Language Analysis (second edition 2001) is the foundation text, which is complemented by a range of 'satellite' titles. These provide...

    Published May 20th 2004 by Routledge

  8. Texts Through History

    By Adele Wills

    Series: Routledge A Level English Guides

    Texts Through History: * provides students with the skills they need to analyze the historical context of a text, without relying on extra research* introduces some of the key schools of criticism, such as Feminism, Marxism and Post-Colonialism* explores attitudes over time to regional identity,...

    Published March 25th 2004 by Routledge

  9. A History of English Negation

    By Gabriella Mazzon

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    Negation is one of the main functions in human communication.A History of English Negation is the first book to analyse English negation over the whole of its documented history, using a wide database and accessible terminology. After an introductory chapter, the book analyses evidence from the...

    Published March 11th 2004 by Routledge

  10. Psycholinguistics: The Key Concepts

    By John Field

    Series: Routledge Key Guides

    Psycholinguistics is an authoritative, wide-ranging and up-to-date A to Z guide to this important field. Cross-referenced, with suggestions for further reading and a full index, this book is a highly accessible introduction to the main terms and concepts in psycholinguistics. Psycholinguistics...

    Published February 19th 2004 by Routledge