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  1. Exploring English Grammar

    From formal to functional

    By Caroline Coffin, Jim Donohue, Sarah North

    This engaging textbook bridges the gap between traditional and functional grammar. Starting with a traditional approach, students will develop a firm grasp of traditional tools for analysis and learn how SFG (Systemic Functional Grammar) can be used to enrich the traditional formal approach....

    Published May 5th 2009 by Routledge

  2. Just A Phrase I'm Going Through

    My Life in Language

    By David Crystal

    Kidnapping, attempted assassination, espionage … not the answers you’d expect to the question ‘what happens when you become a linguist?’ But now, reflecting on a long and hugely successful career at the forefront of the field of English Language and Linguistics, David Crystal answers this...

    Published April 28th 2009 by Routledge

  3. The Future of Language

    The Routledge David Crystal Lectures

    By David Crystal

    Series: The Routledge David Crystal Lectures

    For the first time, The Future of Language brings together three of Professor David Crystal’s most popular lectures on the future of language. One of the world’s foremost experts on language and English language, and arguably the most accessible and entertaining writer and lecturer in this area,...

    Published April 26th 2009 by Routledge

  4. Metacognitive Approaches to Developing Oracy

    Developing Speaking and Listening with Young Children

    Edited by Roy Evans, Deborah Jones

    The acquisition of speech and language represent significant achievements for all children. These aspects of child development have received substantial attention in the research literature and a considerable body of theoretical knowledge exists to chart progress from infancy to maturity....

    Published February 22nd 2009 by Routledge

  5. Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R

    A Practical Introduction

    By Stefan Th. Gries

    The first textbook of its kind, Quantitative Corpus Linguistics with R demonstrates how to use the open source programming language R for corpus linguistic analyses. Computational and corpus linguists doing corpus work will find that R provides an enormous range of functions that currently...

    Published February 19th 2009 by Routledge

  6. Language Development Over the Lifespan

    By Kees de Bot, Robert W. Schrauf

    Language Development Over the Lifespan is a reference resource for those conducting research on language development and the aging process, and a supplementary textbook for courses in applied linguistics/bilingualism programs that focus on language attrition/aging and adult literacy...

    Published February 9th 2009 by Routledge

  7. Understanding Second Language Acquisition

    By Lourdes Ortega

    Series: Understanding Language

    Whether we grow up with one, two, or several languages during our early years of life, many of us will learn a second, foreign, or heritage language in later years. The field of Second language acquisition (SLA, for short) investigates the human capacity to learn additional languages in late...

    Published November 27th 2008 by Routledge

  8. Using Priming Methods in Second Language Research

    By Kim McDonough, Pavel Trofimovich

    Series: Second Language Acquisition Research Series

    Using Priming Methods in Second Language Research is an accessible introduction to the use of auditory, semantic, and syntactic priming methods for second language (L2) processing and acquisition research. It provides a guide for the use, design, and implementation of priming tasks and an overview...

    Published October 19th 2008 by Routledge

  9. The Communication of Leadership

    The Design of Leadership Style

    By Jonathan Charteris-Black

    Series: Routledge Studies in Linguistics

    With the crisis of leadership in the western democracies, there has been a growth of interest in how leaders outside of the west emerge and consolidate their positions. This book analyses the communication strategies of six charismatic non-western leaders: Mahatma Gandhi, Nelson Mandela, Fidel...

    Published September 14th 2008 by Routledge

  10. Global Linguistic Flows

    Hip Hop Cultures, Youth Identities, and the Politics of Language

    Edited by H. Samy Alim, Awad Ibrahim, Alastair Pennycook

    Located at the intersection of sociolinguistics and Hip Hop Studies, this cutting-edge book moves around the world – spanning Africa, Asia, Australia, the Americas and the European Union – to explore Hip Hop cultures, youth identities, the politics of language, and the simultaneous processes of...

    Published September 3rd 2008 by Routledge