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  1. The Major Languages of South Asia, the Middle East and Africa

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    Based on the much-praised The World's Major Languages, this is the first comprehensive guide in paperback to describe the development, grammar sound and writing system, and sociological factors of the major language families in these areas....

    Published October 17th 1990 by Routledge

  2. A Dictionary of Epithets and Terms of Address

    By Leslie Dunkling

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published June 6th 1990 by Routledge

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

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    First published in 1990. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 24th 1990 by Routledge

  4. The Major Languages of Western Europe

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    First published in 2004. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published January 24th 1990 by Routledge

  5. An Encyclopedia of Language

    Edited by N.E. Collinge

    * Examines how language works, accounting for its nature, its use, its study and its history* Two comprehensive indexes of Topics and Technical Terms, and Names* Carefully illustrated to explain key points in the text`This rich repository of information on all aspects of language is a must for all...

    Published December 6th 1989 by Routledge

  6. French Dictionary of Information Technology

    French-English, English-French

    By Terry Pyper

    Given the recent advances in telecommunications and the fact that the French lead the field in many aspects of information technology, this will be a valuable tool for students, translators and interpreters. The author has himself worked for a number of years as a technical translator and the...

    Published July 19th 1989 by Routledge

  7. Dictionary of Chinese Symbols

    Hidden Symbols in Chinese Life and Thought

    By Wolfram Eberhard

    Series: Routledge Dictionaries

    This unique and authoritative guide describes more than 400 important Chinese symbols, explaining their esoteric meanings and connections. Their use and development in Chinese literature and in Chinese customs and attitudes to life are traced lucidly and precisely.`An ideal reference book to help...

    Published April 13th 1988 by Routledge

  8. Dictionary of Modern Colloquial French

    By E A Lovatt Esq, R. J. H 'erail, E. A. Lovatt

    First published in 1987. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 4th 1987 by Routledge

  9. A Dictionary of Catch Phrases

    2nd Edition

    By Eric Partridge

    A catch phrase is a well-known, frequently-used phrase or saying that has `caught on' or become popular over along period of time. It is often witty or philosophical and this Dictionary gathers together over 7,000 such phrases....

    Published December 3rd 1986 by Routledge

  10. Walker's Rhyming Dictionary of the English Language

    By J. Walker

    First published in 1983. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published March 2nd 1983 by Routledge