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  1. Compendium of the World's Languages

    3rd Edition

    By George L. Campbell, Gareth King

    This third edition of Compendium of the World’s Languages has been thoroughly revised to provide up-to-date and accurate descriptions of a wide selection of natural language systems. All cultural and historical notes as well as statistical data have been checked, updated and in many cases expanded....

    Published December 19th 2012 by Routledge

  2. Developing Writing Skills in Arabic

    By Taoufik Ben Amor

    Series: Developing Writing Skills

    Developing Writing Skills in Arabic is specifically designed for upper-intermediate to advanced students who need to write Arabic for personal, professional and academic purposes. Making use of reading comprehension, analysis of stylistic devices, a functional approach to grammar and well-graded...

    Published December 6th 2012 by Routledge

  3. Japanese: A Comprehensive Grammar

    2nd Edition

    By Stefan Kaiser, Yasuko Ichikawa, Noriko Kobayashi, Hilofumi Yamamoto

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Japanese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to modern Japanese grammar. Accessible and systematic, it explores the complexities of the language thoroughly, filling many gaps left by other textbooks. Clear grammar points are put in context using examples from a range of...

    Published November 29th 2012 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin Simplified Level 1 Bundle

    By Claudia Ross, Baozhang He, Pei-Chia Chen, Meng Yeh

    This bundle consists of the following books: The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin, Textbook Level 1 Simplified Characters The...

    Published November 12th 2012 by Routledge

  5. Colloquial Kazakh

    By Zaure Batayeva

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Kazakh provides a step-by-step course in Kazakh 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 Kazakh in a broad range of...

    Published October 23rd 2012 by Routledge

  6. Basic Persian

    A Grammar and Workbook

    By Saeed Yousef, Hayedeh Torabi

    Series: Grammar Workbooks

    Basic Persian: A Grammar and Workbook comprises an accessible reference grammar and related exercises in a single volume. This book presents twenty grammar units, covering the core material which students would expect to encounter in their first year of learning Persian. Grammar points are followed...

    Published October 9th 2012 by Routledge

  7. Maltese

    By Marie Azzopardi-Alexander, Albert Borg

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Focusing primarily on Standard Maltese, the authors clarify many areas which, until now, remain undefined, with emphasis on syntax and intonation. English loanwords continue to find their way into Standard Maltese, especially as the Maltese inhabitants become increasingly bilingual, and the...

    Published September 29th 2012 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Introduction to Qur'anic Arabic

    By Munther Younes

    The Routledge Introduction to Qur’anic Arabic is an innovative, text-based, language course designed for students interested in acquiring a foundation in Qur’anic and Classical Arabic. Focused on enhancing comprehension and vocabulary acquisition, the book contains 40 lessons designed to be...

    Published September 24th 2012 by Routledge

  9. Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning is an authoritative reference dealing with all aspects of this increasingly important field of study. Offering a comprehensive range of articles on contemporary language teaching and its history, it has been produced specifically for...

    Published September 4th 2012 by Routledge

  10. Malayalam

    By R. E. Asher

    Series: Descriptive Grammars

    Malayalam is one of the four major Dravidian languages spoken principally in the southern part of India. It has a recorded history of eight centuries and is spoken by more than thirty million people on the Malabar coast of southern IndiaThis is the first detailed description of Malayalam, providing...

    Published July 25th 2012 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

  1. The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English
    Edited by Tom Dalzell
    To Be Published November 1st 2014
  2. The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang and Unconventional English, 2nd Edition
    Edited by Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor
    To Be Published November 14th 2014
  3. Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology
    Edited by Sin-Wai Chan
    To Be Published November 18th 2014
  4. Vice Slang
    By Tom Dalzell, Terry Victor
    To Be Published December 15th 2014
  5. The Major Languages of East and South-East Asia
    Edited by Bernard Comrie
    To Be Published December 15th 2014

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