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  1. Grammar and Meaning

    A Semantic Approach to English Grammar

    By Howard Jackson

    Series: Learning about Language

    Grammar and Meaning is an introduction to the study of grammar of contemporary English. It provides an impressive survey of all the main areas of English grammar, from words through to sentences and texts. It introduces and explains the linguistic terms needed to talk about the ways in which...

    Published October 28th 1990 by Routledge

  2. Language, Saussure and Wittgenstein

    How to Play Games with Words

    By Professor Roy Harris, Roy Harris

    Series: History of Linguistic Thought

    Saussure as a linguist and Wittgenstein as a philosopher of language are arguably the two most important figures in the development of twentieth-century linguistic thought. By pointing out what their ideas have in common, in spite of emanating from very different intellectual sources, this study...

    Published October 24th 1990 by Routledge

  3. Pidgins and Creoles

    2nd Edition

    By Professor Loreto Todd, Loreto Todd

    The focus of this study is upon those pidgins and creoles which are English based and which have arisen since the fifteenth century. The book examines the widespread nature of the pidgin/creole phenomenon and evaluates the current definitions of the terms and the theories which have been advanced...

    Published September 5th 1990 by Routledge

  4. Relational Grammar

    By Barry Blake

    First published in 2003. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published February 21st 1990 by Routledge

  5. A History of the French Language

    2nd Edition

    By Peter Rickard

    This well-established and popular book provides students with all the linguistic background they need for studying any period of French literature. For the second edition the text has been revised and updated throughout, and the two final chapters on contemporary French, and its position as a...

    Published April 26th 1989 by Routledge

  6. The Italian Language Today

    2nd Edition

    By Anna Laura Lepschy, Guilio Lepschy

    First Published in 1988. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 23rd 1988 by Routledge

  7. Pidgin and Creole Languages

    By Suzanne Romaine

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    This book defines and describes the linguistic features of these languages and considers the dynamic developments that bring them into being and lead to changes in their structure....

    Published March 20th 1988 by Routledge

  8. The Language of Humour

    By Walter Nash

    Series: English Language Series

    The broad aim of this lively and engaging book is to examine relationships between the linguistic patterns, the stylistic functions, and the social and cultural contexts of humour. The material used in illustration is of corresponding breadth: schoolyard jokes, graffiti, aphorisms, advertisements,...

    Published February 24th 1985 by Routledge

  9. Principles of Pragmatics

    By Geoffrey N. Leech

    Series: Longman Linguistics Library

    Over the years, pragmatics - the study of the use and meaning of utterances to their situations - has become a more and more important branch of linguistics, as the inadequacies of a purely formalist, abstract approach to the study of language have become more evident. This book presents a...

    Published July 3rd 1983 by Routledge

  10. Stylistics and the Teaching of Literature

    By H.G. Widdowson

    Series: Applied Linguistics and Language Study

    First published in 1976. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 17th 1975 by Routledge