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  • The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition

    1st Edition

    Edited by Chuanren Ke

    The Routledge Handbook of Chinese Second Language Acquisition is the first reference work of its kind. The handbook contains twenty contributions from leading experts in the field of Chinese SLA, covering a wide range of topics such as social contexts, linguistic perspectives, skill learning,…

    Hardback – 2018-04-03
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • Basic Swedish

    A Grammar and Workbook, 1st Edition

    By Ian Hinchliffe, Philip Holmes

    Basic Swedish: A Grammar and Workbook combines an accessible basic reference grammar and related exercises in one volume, and covers most of the topics that students might expect to deal with in their first year of learning Swedish. Each of the 25 units discusses one or more grammar topics, with…

    Paperback – 2018-03-20
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    Grammar Workbooks

  • The Routledge Handbook of African Linguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Augustine Agwuele, Adams Bodomo

    The Handbook of African Linguistics provides a holistic coverage of the key themes, subfields, approaches and practical application to the vast areas subsumable under African linguistics that will serve researchers working across the wide continuum in the field. Established and emerging scholars…

    Hardback – 2018-03-19
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    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • Persian

    A Comprehensive Grammar, 1st Edition

    By Saeed Yousef

    Persian: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to the grammar system for intermediate to advanced learners of Persian. It presents an accessible and systematic description of the language, focusing on real patterns of use in contemporary Persian. The book is organised to promote a…

    Paperback – 2018-03-14
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    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • L2 Spanish Pragmatics

    From Research to Teaching, 1st Edition

    Edited by Domnita Dumitrescu, Patricia Lorena Andueza

    L2 Spanish Pragmatics is a comprehensive, state-of-the-art overview of current research into pragmatics and Spanish language teaching. It presents the research on the teaching of pragmatics and Spanish language as a multifaceted discipline. Written by an international cohort of scholars, the…

    Paperback – 2018-03-13
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Spanish Language Teaching

  • Intermediate Welsh

    A Grammar and Workbook, 2nd Edition

    By Gareth King

    Intermediate Welsh: A Grammar and Workbook is designed for learners who have achieved basic proficiency and wish to proceed to more complex language. It presents a broad range of grammatical topics, illustrated by examples, which serve as models for the varied exercises that follow. The…

    Paperback – 2018-03-01
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    Grammar Workbooks

  • Chinese Buddhist Texts

    An Introductory Reader, 1st Edition

    By Graham Lock, Gary S. Linebarger

    The influence of Buddhism on the Chinese language, on Chinese literature and on Chinese culture in general cannot be overstated, and the language of most Chinese Buddhist texts differs considerably from both Classical and Modern Chinese. This reader aims to help students develop familiarity with…

    Paperback – 2018-02-27
    Routledge

  • The Field of Chinese Language Education in the U.S.

    A Retrospective of the 20th Century, 1st Edition

    Edited by Vivian Ling

    This book will be the first account of the development of Chinese as a foreign language in the U.S., as it interacts with the relevant entities in China and beyond. There are virtually no systematic retrospective reflections on the field outside of the greater China region; and yet over the…

    Paperback – 2018-02-19
    Routledge

  • Cataloguing the World's Endangered Languages

    1st Edition

    Edited by Lyle Campbell, Anna Belew

    Cataloguing the World’s Endangered Languages brings together the results of the extensive and influential Catalogue of Endangered Languages (ELCat) project. Based on the findings from the most extensive endangered languages research project, this is the most comprehensive source of accurate…

    Hardback – 2018-01-31
    Routledge

  • Arabic

    An Essential Grammar, 2nd Edition

    By Faruk Abu-Chacra

    This new edition of Arabic: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of the language. Suitable for beginners, as well as intermediate students, the book offers a strong foundation for learning the fundamental grammar and structure of Arabic.…

    Paperback – 2018-01-08
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    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • The Routledge Handbook of Arabic Linguistics

    1st Edition

    Edited by Elabbas Benmamoun, Reem Bassiouney

    The Routledge Handbook of Arabic Linguistics introduces readers to the major facets of research on Arabic and of the linguistic situation in the Arabic-speaking world. The edited collection includes chapters from prominent experts on various fields of Arabic linguistics. The contributors provide…

    Hardback – 2018-01-04
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    Routledge Language Handbooks

  • Mundos en palabras

    Learning Advanced Spanish through Translation, 1st Edition

    By Ángeles Carreres, María Noriega-Sánchez, Carme Calduch

    Mundos en palabras offers advanced students of Spanish a challenging yet practical course in translation from English into Spanish. The course provides students with a well-structured, step-by-step guide to Spanish translation which will enhance and refine their language skills while introducing…

    Paperback – 2017-12-22
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  • A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish

    Core Vocabulary for Learners, 2nd Edition

    By Mark Davies, Kathy Hayward Davies

    A Frequency Dictionary of Spanish has been fully revised and updated, including over 500 new entries, making it an invaluable resource for students of Spanish. Based on a new web-based corpus containing more than 2 billion words collected from 21 Spanish-speaking countries, the second edition…

    Paperback – 2017-12-19
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    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • 500 Common Korean Idioms

    1st Edition

    By Danielle O. Pyun

    500 Common Korean Idioms is a useful learner’s tool that presents the 500 most commonly used Korean idioms in a clear and easy-to-follow manner. Structured with practicality in mind, the book presents: idioms with their literal and natural translations; usage notes describing the…

    Paperback – 2017-12-18
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  • Prosodic Morphology in Mandarin Chinese

    1st Edition

    By Shengli Feng

    It is not entirely clear if modern Chinese is a monosyllabic or disyllabic language. Although a disyllabic prosodic unit of some sort has long been considered by many to be at play in Chinese grammar, the intuition is not always rigidly fleshed out theoretically in the area of Chinese morphology.…

    Hardback – 2017-12-14
    Routledge

  • The Routledge Introductory Course in Moroccan Arabic

    An Introductory Course, 1st Edition

    By Jan Hoogland

    The Routledge Introductory Course in Moroccan Arabic is ideal for both class-based and independent learners. No prior knowledge of Arabic is required as the course guides you step-by-step through the essentials of the language. Transliteration is used throughout to provide learners with an…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27
    Routledge

  • Thinking English Translation

    Analysing and Translating English Source Texts, 1st Edition

    By Stella Cragie

    Thinking English Translation is a practical guide to analysing and translating English source texts. Section I focuses on pre-translation analysis where students are guided to consider the features of a variety of English texts and the various implications for translation into other languages.…

    Paperback – 2017-11-27
    Routledge
    Thinking Translation

  • Identity and Dialect Performance

    A Study of Communities and Dialects, 1st Edition

    Edited by Reem Bassiouney

    Identity and Dialect Performance discusses the relationship between identity and dialects. It starts from the assumption that the use of dialect is not just a product of social and demographic factors, but can also be an intentional performance of identity. Dialect performance is related to…

    Paperback – 2017-11-08
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language and Identity

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