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  1. Pragmatics

    An Advanced Resource Book for Students

    By Dawn Archer, Karin Aijmer, Anne Wichmann

    Series: Routledge Applied Linguistics

    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 April 10th 2012 by Routledge

  2. The Pragmatics Reader

    Edited by Dawn Archer, Peter Grundy

    The Pragmatics Reader is the indispensable set of readings for all students studying Pragmatics at advanced undergraduate and postgraduate levels. Combining key classic texts with newer extracts covering current developments in contemporary Pragmatics, each reading has been carefully selected to...

    Published March 1st 2011 by Routledge

  3. Introducing Pragmatics in Use

    By Anne O'Keeffe, Brian Clancy, Svenja Adolphs

    Introducing Pragmatics in Use is a lively and accessible introduction to pragmatics, which both covers theory and applies it to real spoken and written data. Pragmatics is the study of language in context, yet most textbooks rely on invented language examples. This innovative textbook...

    Published February 23rd 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Language and Intercultural Communication Reader

    Edited by Zhu Hua

    Language is key to understanding culture, and culture is an essential part of studying language. This reader focuses on the interplay between Language and Intercultural Communication. Reflecting the international nature of the field, this reader covers a wide range of language and cultural...

    Published January 27th 2011 by Routledge

  5. Teaching and Learning Pragmatics

    Where Language and Culture Meet

    By Noriko Ishihara, Andrew D. Cohen

    An understanding of sociocultural context is crucial in second language learning – yet developing this awareness often poses a real challenge to the typical language learner. This book is a practical language teachers’ guide that focuses on how to teach socially and culturally appropriate...

    Published May 19th 2010 by Routledge

  6. Focus and Background Marking in Mandarin Chinese

    System and Theory behind cai, jiu, dou and ye

    By Daniel Hole

    Series: Routledge Studies in Asian Linguistics

    This is an investigation into the grammaticalized system of focus-background agreement in Mandarin Chinese. The particles cái, jiù, dou and ye are, in a specific use type, shown to form the core of a highly systematic paradigm. This book is not just a valuable companion for anyone interested in...

    Published November 26th 2003 by Routledge

  7. Mencius On The Mind V 5

    By John Constable

    First Published in 2001. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published December 19th 2001 by Routledge

  8. Pragmatics

    By Jean Stilwell Peccei

    Series: Language Workbooks

    In Pragmatics, the study of meaning derived from context, Jean Stilwell Peccei offers a practical introduction to this core area of linguistics. Pragmatics: encourages the reader to look at different levels of meaning within sentences provides a basic understanding of key pragmatic concepts...

    Published July 14th 1999 by Routledge