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Forthcoming General Language Reference Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English

    Edited by Tom Dalzell

    The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English offers the ultimate record of modern American Slang. The 25,000 entries are accompanied by citations that authenticate the words as well as offer lively examples of usage from popular literature, newspapers,...

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  2. The Major Languages of Western Europe

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    Based on Bernard Comrie's The World's Major Languages, this is a key guide to one of the major language families. The areas covered include Germanic languages, English, and Romance languages....

    To Be Published May 29th 2015 by Routledge

  3. 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...

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  4. The Major Languages of East and South-East Asia

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    Based on Bernard Comrie's much praised The World's Major Languages, this is a key guide to an important language family. The areas covered include Chinese, Japanese and Sino-Tibetan languages....

    To Be Published June 12th 2015 by Routledge

  5. Arabic-English-Arabic Translation

    Issues and Strategies

    By Ronak Husni, Daniel L. Newman

    Arabic-English-ArabicTranslation: Issues and Strategies is an accessible coursebook for students and practitioners of Arabic-English-Arabic translation. Focusing on the key issues and topics affecting the field, it offers informed guidance on the most effective methods to deal with such problems,...

    To Be Published June 23rd 2015 by Routledge

  6. The Routledge Intermediate Russian Reader

    By Lydia Buravova

    Series: Routledge Modern Language Readers

    The Routledge Intermediate Russian Reader has been specially designed for intermediate, upper intermediate and advanced learners of Russian and comprises a wide range of graded readings. The materials include authentic extracts from mass media and literature by renowned modern writers such as A....

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Routledge

  7. Colloquial Zulu

    By Sandra Sanneh, Mary Gordon

    Series: Colloquial Series

    These CDs, recorded by native speakers, are an invaluable component of the Colloquial course. They feature dialogues and texts from the book, and lots of interactive exercises to help you perfect your pronunciation and listening skills....

    To Be Published August 1st 2015 by Routledge

  8. Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Po-Ching Yip, Don Rimmington

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Chinese grammar. It presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Chinese. The Grammar is an essential reference source for the learner and user of Chinese,...

    To Be Published August 19th 2015 by Routledge

  9. The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language

    Edited by Sin-Wai Chan

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of the Chinese Language is an invaluable resource for language learners and linguists of Chinese worldwide, those interested readers of Chinese literature and cultures, and scholars in Chinese studies. Featuring the research on the changing landscape of the...

    To Be Published September 7th 2015 by Routledge

  10. ROUTLEDGE ENCYCLOPEDIA OF INTERPRETING STUDIES

    Edited by Franz Pochhacker

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Interpreting Studies is the authoritative reference for anyone with an academic or professional interest in interpreting. Drawing on the expertise of an international team of specialist contributors, this single-volume reference presents the state of the art in...

    To Be Published October 6th 2015 by Routledge