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  1. Language and the Mind

    By John Field

    Series: Language Workbooks

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

    Published April 14th 2005 by Routledge

  2. Varieties of Modern English

    An Introduction

    By Diane Davies

    Series: Learning about Language

    The 'story' of English is continually re-told and re-written, as more and more people use the language and have a part in shaping the way it develops. Varieties of Modern English provides a critical introduction to the study of regional, social, gendered, context- and medium-related varieties of...

    Published April 7th 2005 by Routledge

  3. The Peopling of East Asia

    Putting Together Archaeology, Linguistics and Genetics

    Edited by Roger Blench, Laurent Sagart, Alicia Sanchez-Mazas

    One of the most dynamic research areas in the prehistory of East Asian regions is the synthesis of the findings of archaeology, linguistics and genetics. Several countries have only recently opened to field research and highly active local groups have made possible a raft of collaborative studies&...

    Published March 21st 2005 by Routledge

  4. Language in Theory

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Mark Robson, Peter Stockwell

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    The Routledge English Language Introductions series provides a one-stop resource for students of all areas of language and linguistic study. Assuming no prior knowledge of the subject, books in the series offer activities, study questions, sample analyses, commentaries and key readings - all in the...

    Published February 4th 2005 by Routledge

  5. Sentence Structure

    2nd Edition

    By Nigel Fabb

    Series: Language Workbooks

    Sentence Structure: introduces the evidence for sentence structure and reveals its purpose is based on a problem-solving approach to language teaches the reader how to identify word classes, such as noun, preposition and demonstrative uses simple tree structures to analyse sentences contains...

    Published January 10th 2005 by Routledge

  6. English Words

    Structure, History, Usage, 2nd Edition

    By Francis Katamba

    How do we find the right word for the job? Where does that word come from? Why do we spell it like that? And how do we know what it means?Words are all around us - we use them every day to communicate our joys, fears, hopes, opinions, wishes and demands - but we don't often think about them too...

    Published December 9th 2004 by Routledge

  7. 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

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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