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Recent General Interest Articles

  1. Doing English

    Routledge Authors are 2014 National Teaching Fellows

    Routledge authors are among the winners of the 2014 National Teaching Fellowships awarded by The Higher Education Academy. The National Teaching Fellowship Scheme recognises and rewards excellent learning and teaching in the UK.

  2. The Routledge Language Learning Catalog 2014 is now available

    The 2014 Language Learning catalog is filled with the latest outstanding books from Routledge, from textbooks and readers to handbooks, reference works and our broad range of high quality of research monographs. This diverse range represents our continued commitment to bring you the best in research and teaching resources. Click here to view online.

  3. July Book of the Month: The Routledge Intermediate Korean Reader

    The Routledge Intermediate Korean Reader provides varied, stimulating and up-to-date reading material to bridge the gap between basic literacy skills and the ability to read full novels and newspapers in Korean. The eighteen readings, graded on the basis of complexity of vocabulary, grammar and syntax and taken from a variety of sources to represent modern Korean literary and popular writing, will inspire students to continue reading independently in Korean. Key features include: extracts of modern literature and newspaper/magazine articles; vocabulary lists for quick reference; short grammar explanations of any complicated structures; comprehension and discussion questions; a full answer key at the back.

  4. Colloquial Yiddish

    Colloquial Yiddish provides the first widely available, easily accessible, comprehensive Yiddish course designed primarily for the twenty-first-century international English-speaking independent learner and suitable for use in Yiddish classes worldwide.

  5. New - Growing Up with Two Languages

    The lives of many families involve contact with more than one language and culture on a daily basis. Growing Up with Two Languages is aimed at the many parents and professionals who feel uncertain about the best way to go about helping children gain maximum benefit from the multilingual situation.  The third edition now includes many updates:

    • a dedicated website with new and updated Internet resources
    • a new chapter giving the perspective of adults who have themselves grown up with more than one language
    • a new chapter presenting research into bilingual language acquisition with information about further reading
    • new and updated first-hand advice and examples throughout.
  6. The Routledge Colloquials catalog is now available!

    What makes Routledge Colloquials series the best choice in personal language learning?  Click now to find out! 

    To view the Routledge Colloquials Catalog, click here or email languages@routledge.com if you would prefer a paper copy.

  7. Improving Your Grammar with The New York Times

    Susan Behrens, author of Grammar: A Pocket Guide, has been getting much attention recently – this time she is featured on The Learning Network blog. She introduces grammar exercises to use with The Times. The article can be found in its entirety here.

  8. The Routledge Language Learning catalog is now available!

    The catalog is filled with the latest outstanding books from Routledge, representing our continued commitment to bringing you the best in research and teaching resources. Click here to view online or email languages@routledge.com if you would prefer a paper copy.

  9. New: Colloquial Cantonese, 2nd Edition

    The new edition of Colloquial Cantonese is now available! Click here to find out more about our great value Cantonese Language Learning pack – a step-by-step course to learn spoken and written Cantonese.

  10. Routledge Language Learning now on Twitter and Facebook

    Make sure you follow us for regular updates on new and upcoming publications, conference news, award announcements, special discounts and the occasional fun discussion. Follow us on Twitter or find us on Facebook.

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