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  1. Dictionary of World Philosophy

    By A. Pablo Iannone

    The Dictionary of World Philosophy covers the diverse and challenging terminology, concepts, schools and traditions of the vast field of world philosophy. Providing an extremely comprehensive resource and an essential point of reference in a complex and expanding field of study the Dictionary...

    Published January 17th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Fundamentals of Arabic Grammar

    By Mohammed Sawaie

    Fundamentals of Arabic Grammar provides an authoritative guide to Modern Standard Arabic (MSA) grammar. It has been organised to promote a thorough understanding of MSA grammar and presents its complexities in a cohesive and user-friendly format, filling many gaps left by other textbooks....

    Published December 24th 2013 by Routledge

  3. The Routledge Introductory Course in Biblical Hebrew

    By Lily Kahn

    The Routledge Introductory Course in Biblical Hebrew provides a comprehensive introduction to Biblical Hebrew language and texts. Combining a fresh and innovative approach with an in-depth treatment of the language, it presents the essentials of biblical grammar and vocabulary in an engaging and...

    Published December 17th 2013 by Routledge

  4. Translating Chinese Culture

    The process of Chinese--English translation

    By Valerie Pellatt, Eric T. Liu, Yalta Ya-Yun Chen

    Translating Chinese Culture is an innovative and comprehensive coursebook which addresses the issue of translating concepts of culture. Based on the framework of schema building, the course offers helpful guidance on how to get inside the mind of the Chinese author, how to understand what he or she...

    Published December 16th 2013 by Routledge

  5. Colloquial Tibetan

    The Complete Course for Beginners

    By Jonathan Samuels

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Tibetan provides a step-by-step course in Central Tibetan as it is spoken by native speakers. Combining a thorough treatment of the language as it is used in everyday situations with an accurate written representation of this spoken form, it equips learners with the essential skills...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  6. A Frequency Dictionary of Dutch

    Core Vocabulary for Learners

    By Carole Tiberius, Tanneke Schoonheim

    Series: Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

    A Frequency Dictionary of Dutch is a valuable tool for all learners of Dutch, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 290 million word corpus which includes both written and spoken material from a wide range of sources, this dictionary presents Dutch...

    Published December 13th 2013 by Routledge

  7. 500 Common Chinese Proverbs and Colloquial Expressions

    An Annotated Frequency Dictionary

    By Liwei Jiao, Benjamin Stone

    500 Common Chinese Proverbs and Colloquial Expressions is a dictionary of key Chinese proverbs or suyu. Suyu are vivid and colourful expressions widely used in Chinese language. The smooth use of chengyu in Chinese writing and of suyu in spoken Chinese not only makes communication more effective,...

    Published November 15th 2013 by Routledge

  8. The Celtic Languages

    Edited by Martin Ball, Nicole Muller

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    This comprehensive volume describes in depth all the Celtic languages from historical, structural and sociolinguistic perspectives, with individual chapters on Irish, Scottish, Gaelic, Manx, Welsh, Breton and Cornish. Organized for ease of reference, The Celtic Languages is arranged in four parts....

    Published October 31st 2013 by Routledge

  9. Language Contact and the Origins of the Germanic Languages

    By Peter Schrijver

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    History, archaeology, and human evolutionary genetics provide us with an increasingly detailed view of the origins and development of the peoples that live in Northwestern Europe. This book aims to restore the key position of historical linguistics in this debate by treating the history of the...

    Published October 29th 2013 by Routledge

  10. Koromfe

    By John Rennison

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    First published in 1997. Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa company....

    Published October 25th 2013 by Routledge