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Forthcoming Languages of Asia Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Colloquial Burmese

    The Complete Course for Beginners

    By San San Hnin Tun, Patrick McCormick

    Series: Colloquial Series

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

    To Be Published June 4th 2014 by Routledge

  2. Modern Mandarin Grammar and Workbook Bundle

    Series: Modern Grammars

    To Be Published June 29th 2014 by Routledge

  3. Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By Claudia Ross, Jing-heng Sheng Ma

    Series: Modern Grammars

    Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar provides an innovative reference guide to Mandarin Chinese, combining traditional and function-based grammar in a single volume. The Grammar is divided into two parts. Part A covers traditional grammatical categories such as phrase order, nouns, verbs and specifiers...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2014 by Routledge

  4. Understanding the Chinese Language

    A Comprehensive Linguistic Introduction

    By Chris Shei

    Understanding the Chinese Language provides a vibrant and comprehensive introduction to contemporary Chinese linguistics. Combining an accessible style with an in-depth treatment of the topics at hand, it uses clear, full descriptions and vivid, modern examples to systematically take students...

    To Be Published July 29th 2014 by Routledge

  5. Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar Workbook

    2nd Edition

    By Claudia Ross, Jing-Heng Sheng Ma, Baozhang He, Pei-Chia Chen

    Series: Modern Grammar Workbooks

    Modern Mandarin Chinese Grammar Workbook is a book of exercises and language tasks for all learners of Mandarin Chinese. Divided into two sections, the Workbook initially provides exercises based on essential grammatical structures, and moves on to practice everyday functions such as making...

    To Be Published July 29th 2014 by Routledge

  6. The Tai-Kadai Languages

    Edited by Anthony Diller, Jerry Edmondson, Yongxian Luo

    Series: Routledge Language Family Series

    The Routledge Language Family Series is aimed at undergraduates and postgraduates of linguistics and language, or those with an interest in historical linguistics, linguistics anthropology and language development. With close to 100 million speakers, Tai-Kadai constitutes one of the world's major...

    To Be Published August 14th 2014 by Routledge

  7. Teaching Chinese Literacy in the Early Years

    Psychology, Pedagogy, and Practice

    By Hui Li

    Series: Routledge Research in Language Education

    The Chinese language is now used by a quarter of the world’s population and is increasingly popular as a second language. Teaching Chinese Literacy in the Early Years comprehensively investigates the psychology, pedagogy and practice involved in teaching Chinese literacy to young children. This...

    To Be Published September 15th 2014 by Routledge

  8. The Routledge Intermediate Japanese Reader

    A Genre-Based Approach to Reading as a Social Practice

    By Noriko Iwasaki, Yuri Kumagai

    Series: Routledge Modern Language Readers

    The Routledge Japanese Reader: A Genre-Based Approach to Reading as a Social Practice is designed for intermediate to advanced learners of Japanese and contains over 20 extracts taken from a broad range of media and literary sources. The book is divided into 10 genre-based chapters allowing the...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  9. Japan: The Basics

    By Christopher P. Hood

    Series: The Basics

    In recent years media attention has focused on Japan in the wake of the East Japan earthquake and resulting nuclear disaster, however what increased media coverage has revealed is significant gaps in global society’s understanding of Japanese culture and society. This book examines key aspects of...

    To Be Published December 14th 2014 by Routledge

  10. Colloquial Tamil

    The Complete Course for Beginners, 2nd Edition

    By E. Annamalai, R.E. Asher

    Series: Colloquial Series

    Colloquial Tamil is easy to use and completely up to date. Specially written by experienced teachers for self-study and class use, the course offers you a step-by-step approach to spoken Tamil. While emphasis is placed on colloquial spoken Tamil, you are given a useful introduction to formal speech...

    To Be Published December 31st 2014 by Routledge