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  1. Korean

    A Comprehensive Grammar

    By Jaehoon Yeon, Lucien Brown

    Series: Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

    Korean: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Korean grammar. It presents a thorough yet accessible overview of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Korean. The book moves from the alphabet and pronunciation through morphology and word classes to a...

    Published January 24th 2011 by Routledge

  2. Academic Writing

    A Handbook for International Students, 3rd Edition

    By Stephen Bailey

    Most international students need to write essays and reports for exams and coursework. Yet writing good academic English is a demanding task. This new edition of Academic Writing has been fully revised to help students reach this goal. Clearly organised, the course explains the writing process from...

    Published January 19th 2011 by Routledge

  3. Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Studies

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Mona Baker, Gabriela Saldanha

    Praise for the previous edition of the Encyclopedia of Translation Studies: 'Translation has long deserved this sort of treatment. Appropriate for any college or university library supporting a program in linguistics, this is vital in those institutions that train students to become translators.' –...

    Published January 4th 2011 by Routledge

  4. The Routledge Concise Compendium of the World's Languages, Second Edition

    By George L. Campbell, Gareth King

    This second edition of The Routledge Concise Compendium of the World’s Languages has been completely revised to provide up-to-date and accurate descriptions of a wide cross-section of natural-language systems. All cultural and historical notes as well as statistical data for each language have been...

    Published December 12th 2010 by Routledge

  5. Modern Russian Grammar Workbook

    By John Dunn, Shamil Khairov

    Series: Modern Grammar Workbooks

    Modern Russian Grammar Workbook is an innovative book of exercises and language tasks for all learners of Russian. The book is divided into two parts. Section 1 provides exercises based on essential grammatical structures. Section 2 practises everyday functions such as making...

    Published November 30th 2010 by Routledge

  6. A Frequency Dictionary of Czech

    Core Vocabulary for Learners

    By František Cermák, Michal Kren

    Series: Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

    A Frequency Dictionary of Czech is an invaluable tool for all learners of Czech, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on data from a 100 million word corpus and evenly balanced between spoken, fiction, non-fiction and newspaper texts, the dictionary...

    Published November 24th 2010 by Routledge

  7. 500 Common Chinese Idioms

    An Annotated Frequency Dictionary

    By Liwei Jiao, Cornelius C. Kubler, Weiguo Zhang

    500 Common Chinese Idioms is the ideal tool for all intermediate to advanced learners of Chinese. Based on large corpora of authentic language data, it presents the 500 most commonly used Chinese idioms or chengyu, along with a variety of synonyms, antonyms and the most common structures, enabling...

    Published November 23rd 2010 by Routledge

  8. Academic Writing for International Students of Business

    By Stephen Bailey

    Academic Writing for International Students of Business is the first book specially designed to assist overseas students studying Business or Economics courses in English. Most courses expect students to complete a variety of writing tasks as part of their assessment, such as essays, reports and...

    Published October 24th 2010 by Routledge

  9. Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Workbook

    By John Whitlam

    Series: Modern Grammar Workbooks

    Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Workbook is an innovative book of exercises and language tasks for all learners of Brazilian Portuguese. The book is divided into two sections: Part A provides exercises based on essential grammatical structures Part B practises everyday functions (e.g. making...

    Published October 20th 2010 by Routledge

  10. Turkish: An Essential Grammar

    By Asli Göksel, Celia Kerslake

    Series: Routledge Essential Grammars

    Turkish: An Essential Grammar is a concise, user-friendly guide to the most important structures of contemporary Turkish. Presenting a fresh and accessible description of the language, this engaging grammar uses clear, jargon-free explanations offering practical guidance on understanding and...

    Published October 11th 2010 by Routledge

Forthcoming Books

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

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