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  1. Getting into Print

    A guide for scientists and technologists

    By Prof P Sprent, P. Sprent

    This is a practical and comprehensive guide to all aspects of writing about science and technology, including both `how to write' and the practical and commercial aspects of publishing as they affect an author. Special features of technical writing are discussed in detail. It also gives special...

    Published September 14th 1994 by Routledge

  2. Norwegian Dictionary

    Norwegian-English, English-Norwegian

    By Forlang A.S. Cappelens

    Series: Routledge Bilingual Dictionaries

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published August 24th 1994 by Routledge

  3. Catalan Dictionary

    Catalan-English, English-Catalan

    By Vox

    Series: Routledge Bilingual Dictionaries

    First published in 1994. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published May 25th 1994 by Routledge

  4. Shorter Dictionary of Catch Phrases

    Edited by Rosalind Fergusson

    This collection will appeal to everyone who has ever wondered about the origin of phrases like "all part of life's rich pattern" and "long time no see". It covers a wide range of catch phrases in current use in all parts of the English-speaking world. Most entries are drawn from the second edition...

    Published February 2nd 1994 by Routledge

  5. A Handbook of Persuasive Tactics

    A Practical Language Guide

    By Joan Mulholland

    Most people have to communicate with colleagues every day and persuade them to understand their opinions or to accept their views. This handbook is intended for anyone who is interested in such goal-oriented language. It extracts 300 persuasive tactics from research findings in communication,...

    Published January 5th 1994 by Routledge

  6. Shorter Slang Dictionary

    By Paul Beale, Eric Partridge

    Edited by Rosalind Fergusson

    From abdabs to zit From pillock (14th century) to couch potato (20th century) From She'll be apples (Australia) to the pits (USA) This new collection brings together some 5,000 contemporary slang expressions originating in all parts of the English-speaking world. It gives clear and concise...

    Published December 1st 1993 by Routledge

  7. Directory of Language Training and Services for Business

    A Guide to Resources in Further and Higher Education

    By Colin Mellors, David Pollitt, Andrew Radtke

    Language acquisition and training is a key concern for businesses of all types and sizes. This Directory is an invaluable resource for anyone needing information on language training for business. The Directory also provides information on services for business such as translation and interpreting....

    Published June 30th 1993 by Routledge

  8. French: From Dialect to Standard

    By R. Anthony Lodge

    Written as a text, this book looks at the external history of French from its Latin origins to the present day through some of the analytical frameworks developed by contemporary sociolinguistics. French is one of the most highly standardized of the world's languages and the author invites us to...

    Published March 3rd 1993 by Routledge

  9. A Dictionary of English Surnames

    By P. H. Reaney, R. M. Wilson

    This classic dictionary answers questions such as these and explains the origins of over 16,000 names in current English use. It will be a source of fascination to everyone with an interest in names and their history....

    Published September 25th 1991 by Routledge

  10. The Language of Negotiation

    A Handbook of Practical Strategies for Improving Communication

    By Joan Mulholland

    First published in 1991. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published September 11th 1991 by Routledge