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  1. Working with Texts

    A Core Introduction to Language Analysis

    By Ronald Carter, Angela Goddard, Danuta Reah, Keith Sanger, Nikki Swift

    Edited by Adrian Beard

    Series: Intertext

    Working with Texts is a well established textbook that introduces students to the main principles of language analysis, through contemporary text examples. Covering a wide range of language areas, the book uses an interactive, activity-based approach to support students' understanding of language...

    Published December 13th 2007 by Routledge

  2. Vice Slang

    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

    Are you a bit of a chairwarmer? Do you use the wins from a country straight to get scudded on snakebite in a blind tiger? Do you ride the waves on puddle or death drop? Vice Slang gently eases you into the language of gambling, drugs and alcohol, providing you with 3,000 words to establish...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  3. Sex Slang

    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor

    Are you a beaver cleaver or the office bike? Would you rather pack fudge or munch carpet? Do you content yourself with paddling the pickle as you’re still a cherry boy? Sex Slang will not only give you 3,000 words to talk about your favourite pastimes, but also open your eyes to practices you didn...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  4. Sociolinguistics

    A Resource Book for Students

    By Peter Stockwell

    Series: Routledge English Language Introductions

    Sociolinguistics: provides a comprehensive introduction to sociolinguistics draws on a range of real texts, from an interview with Madonna to the Japanese Asahi Evening News uses real studies designed and conducted by students provides key readings with commentaries from works by major...

    Published October 30th 2007 by Routledge

  5. Lexicology

    Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    Edited by Patrick W Hanks

    Series: Critical Concepts in Linguistics

    This new Routledge Major Work is a six-volume collection of nearly one hundred papers, articles, and extracts covering every aspect of lexicology. It ranges over philosophy of language, prototype theory, artificial intelligence, cognitive linguistics, systemic linguistics, structuralism (European...

    Published August 7th 2007 by Routledge

  6. The Indo-Aryan Languages

    Edited by George Cardona, Danesh Jain

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    The Indo-Aryan languages are spoken by at least 700 million people throughout India, Pakistan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Sri Lanka and the Maldive Islands. They have a claim to great antiquity, with the earliest Vedic Sanskrit texts dating to the end of the second millennium B.C. With texts in Old...

    Published May 17th 2007 by Routledge

  7. Style in Fiction

    A Linguistic Introduction to English Fictional Prose, 2nd Edition

    By Michael H. Short, Geoffrey N. Leech

    "Stylistics" is the study of language in the service of literary ends, and in Style in Fiction, Geoffrey Leech and Mick Short demonstrate how stylistic analysis can be applied to novels and stories. Writing for both students of English language and English literature, they show the practical ways...

    Published March 29th 2007 by Routledge

  8. The Celtic World

    Edited by Raimund Karl, David Stifter

    Series: Critical Concepts in Historical Studies

    The Celtic World, a new title in the Routledge Critical Concepts in Historical Studies series, brings together canonical and the best cutting-edge scholarship in Celtic Studies, including key journal articles, many of which have been translated into English specifically for this set. Organized into...

    Published February 28th 2007 by Routledge

  9. Language Testing and Assessment

    An Advanced Resource Book

    By Glenn Fulcher, Fred Davidson

    Series: Garland Bibliographies in Contemporary Education

    Routledge Applied Linguistics is a series of comprehensive textbooks, providing students and researchers with the support they need for advanced study in the core areas of English language and Applied Linguistics. Each book in the series guides readers through three main sections, enabling them to...

    Published December 12th 2006 by Routledge

  10. Asian Englishes

    Edited by Kingsley Bolton, Braj B. Kachru

    Series: The History and Development of World Englishes Series

    In recent decades, the cultural and linguistic legacies of the colonial era have been superseded by the globalization of English through the international mass media, particularly via satellite television and the Internet. In many societies that were previously the colonies of Anglophone powers, ‘...

    Published November 16th 2006 by Routledge