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  1. Dutch Translation in Practice

    By Jane Fenoulhet, Alison Martin

    Dutch Translation in Practice provides an accessible and engaging course in modern Dutch translation. Taking a highly practical approach, it introduces students to the essential concepts of translation studies, heightens their awareness of the problems posed in Dutch translation, and teaches them...

    Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Swahili Grammar and Workbook

    By Fidèle Mpiranya

    Swahili Grammar and Workbook provides a practical and comprehensive companion to Swahili grammar, filling in gaps left by other textbooks. Presenting the essentials of Swahili grammar in a highly accessible fashion, it reduces complex language topics to helpful rules and mnemonic aids, enabling...

    Published October 20th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Academic Writing

    A Handbook for International Students, 4th Edition

    By Stephen Bailey

    Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework, but writing good academic English is one of the most demanding tasks students face. This new, fourth edition of Academic Writing: A Handbook for International Students has been completely revised to help students...

    Published October 9th 2014 by Routledge

  4. Basic Polish

    A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

    By Dana Bielec

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Basic Polish presents concise explanations of grammar with related exercises, to build confidence in using the modern language. Assuming no previous knowledge of Polish, the book’s step-by-step approach guarantees a thorough grounding in the basics of grammar. Each of the forty units introduces...

    Published September 25th 2014 by Routledge

  5. The Munda Languages

    Edited by Gregory D.S. Anderson

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    The Munda group of languages of the Austroasiatic family are spoken within central and eastern India by almost ten million people. To date, they are the least well-known and least documented languages of the Indian subcontinent. This unprecedented and original work draws together a distinguished...

    Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  6. Understanding the Chinese Language

    A Comprehensive Linguistic Introduction

    By Chris Shei

    Understanding the Chinese Language provides a vibrant and comprehensive introduction to contemporary Chinese linguistics. Combining an accessible style with an in-depth treatment of the topics at hand, it uses clear, full descriptions and vivid, modern examples to systematically take students...

    Published July 27th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Academic Writing for International Students of Science

    By Jane Bottomley

    Academic Writing for International Students of Science will help international students to develop their command of academic scientific writing in English. It guides students through the writing process itself, and will help them to produce clear, well-written and well-organised essays and reports....

    Published July 14th 2014 by Routledge

  8. Colloquial Burmese

    The Complete Course for Beginners

    By San San Hnin Tun, Patrick McCormick

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Burmese provides a step-by-step course in Burmese as it is written and spoken today. Combining a user-friendly approach with a thorough treatment of the language, it equips learners with the essential skills needed to communicate confidently and effectively in Burmese in a broad range of...

    Published June 26th 2014 by Routledge

  9. The New Routledge & Van Dale Dutch Dictionary

    Dutch-English and English-Dutch, 2nd Edition

    This comprehensive and contemporary two-way dictionary is ideal for Dutch language learners and users at all levels. Key features of the dictionary include: Over 24,000 Dutch entries The use of colloquial and idiomatic language Useful contextual information within glosses Phonetic...

    Published June 25th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part Three)

    An Advanced Course in Arabic

    By Munther Younes, Yomna Chami

    ‘Arabiyyat al-Naas (Part Three): An Advanced Course in Arabic builds further on the groundbreaking approach used in Part One and Part Two of the series. It integrates Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) and spoken Levantine in a way specially tailored to the needs of advanced students. Levantine Arabic...

    Published April 23rd 2014 by Routledge