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This new edition of Modern Hebrew: An Essential Grammar is an up-to-date and practical reference guide to the most important aspects of modern Hebrew as used by contemporary native speakers of the language. It presents an accessible description of the language, focusing on the real patterns of use…
Paperback – 2015-10-19
Routledge Essential Grammars
El mundo hispanohablante contemporáneo: historia, política, sociedades y culturas is a comprehensive and innovative book for advanced students of Spanish. Offering a constructivist approach to the study of the civilizations, cultures and histories of the contemporary Spanish-speaking world, the…
Paperback – 2015-10-14
Chinese: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference guide to Chinese grammar which presents a fresh and accessible description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Chinese. The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding of Chinese grammar. It…
Paperback – 2015-09-21
Routledge Comprehensive Grammars
Modern Arabic Sociolinguistics outlines and evaluates the major approaches and methods used in Arabic sociolinguistic research with respect to diglossia, codeswitching, language variation and attitudes and social identity. This book: outlines the main research findings in these core areas and…
Paperback – 2015-09-08
The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English offers the ultimate record of modern American Slang. The 25,000 entries are accompanied by citations that authenticate the words as well as offer lively examples of usage from popular literature, newspapers,…
Paperback – 2015-08-26
The Routledge Intermediate to Advanced Japanese Reader: A Genre-Based Approach to Reading as a Social Practice is designed for intermediate to advanced learners of Japanese and presents twenty-five authentic texts taken from a wide range of media and literary sources, which promote a deeper…
Paperback – 2015-08-18
Routledge Modern Language Readers
Arabic Grammar in Context offers a unique and exciting approach to learning grammar. It presents grammar as a necessary and essential tool for understanding Arabic and for developing comprehension and production skills. Features include: authentic texts from a rich variety of sources,…
Paperback – 2016-02-09
Languages in Context
Routledge Translation Guides cover the key translation text types and genres and equip translators and students of translation with the skills needed to translate them. Concise, accessible and written by leading authorities, they include examples from existing translations, activities, further…
Paperback – 2016-02-09
Routledge Translation Guides
Routledge Interpreting Guides cover the key settings or domains of interpreting and equip trainee interpreters and students of interpreting with the skills needed in each area of the field. Concise, accessible and written by leading authorities, they include examples from existing interpreting…
Paperback – 2016-02-08
Routledge Interpreting Guides
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Foreign Accent Syndromes: The Stories People Have to Tell on This Morning with Phillip Schofield and Amanda Holden.
Routledge Language and Linguistics is delighted to announce that Will Fowler, author of Latin America since 1780, is our December 2015 Author of the Month.
We are pleased to introduce our new App for learning Mandarin Chinese on the move. The Routledge Chinese Character Trainer App provides the 180 characters presented in Level 1 of The Routledge Course in Modern Mandarin. The app matches the characters presented in the course lesson by lesson, so students can practice these and test themselves independently before moving on.
Tom Dalzell, author of the book The Concise New Partridge Dictionary of Slang & Unconventional English, gives a couple of interviews on an slang: one for somethingyoushouldknow.net and an audio interview with Pat Morrison on 89.3 KPCC. Browse his other slang dictionaries on Routledge.com or visit the Slang Blog.
Chan Sin-wai, Routledge Language Learning's author of the month, is a Professor in the Department of Translation at The Chinese University of Hong Kong. He talked to us a little about his book publishing this October, Routledge Encyclopedia of Translation Technology.
Leah Babb-Rosenfeld acquires books in the areas of Linguistics, Applied Linguistics, Second Language Acquisition, Linguistic Anthropology, and other language and linguistics-related areas. She publishes cutting-edge scholarly books, handbooks, course books, and edited volumes. Some of her key series include: Second Language Acquisition Research; New Perspectives in Language Assessment; Routledge Foundations in Linguistic Anthropology; Research and Resources in Language Teaching; and Cognitive Science and Second Language Acquisition.
Andrea Hartill commissions books in the areas of language learning, translation, and pedagogy, with a special interest in Chinese and Arabic. As an experienced Senior Publisher, she has published books for the scholarly and professional reader, as well as for textbook markets. The Routledge Language list focuses on textbooks, grammars and dictionaries, plus research monographs, handbooks, and encyclopedias. She publishes innovative texts across a wide range of languages, including the less commonly taught languages. She can be found on Twitter @andreahartill and LinkedIn.
Sam Vale Noya commissions books on the language learning list across a range of languages, from the most commonly taught to the less commonly taught languages, with a particular interest in Spanish, Chinese, and Arabic. The language learning list focuses on publishing textbooks, grammars, dictionaries, and supplementary materials designed for language learning students in higher education. The list also publishes high level reference materials such as edited collections (handbooks and companions) and research monographs aimed at linguists and scholars, as well as professional texts presenting the latest research in language pedagogy aimed at language teachers and educators.