Language Learning: General Language Reference

  • Finnish: A Comprehensive Grammar book cover

    Finnish

    A Comprehensive Grammar

    By Fred Karlsson

    Finnish: A Comprehensive Grammar presents a fresh, accessible and thorough description of the language, concentrating on the real patterns of use in modern Finnish. The book moves from the sound system through morphology and word classes to a detailed analysis of sentence structures and semantic…

    Paperback – 2017-09-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • The World's Major Languages book cover

    The World's Major Languages

    3rd Edition

    Edited by Bernard Comrie

    The World's Major Languages features over 50 of the world's languages and language families. This revised edition includes updated bibliographies for each chapter and up-to-date census figures. The featured languages have been chosen based on the number of speakers, their role as official…

    Hardback – 2017-08-31 
    Routledge

  • A Frequency Dictionary of Persian: Core vocabulary for learners book cover

    A Frequency Dictionary of Persian

    Core vocabulary for learners

    By Corey Miller, Karineh Aghajanian-Stewart

    A Frequency Dictionary of Persian is an invaluable tool for all learners of Persian, providing a list of the 5,000 most frequently used words in the language. Based on a 150 million word corpus of written and spoken Persian texts from the Iranian world, the dictionary provides the user with a…

    Paperback – 2017-07-25 
    Routledge
    Routledge Frequency Dictionaries

  • Arabic: An Essential Grammar book cover

    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 – 2017-07-14 
    Routledge
    Routledge Essential Grammars

  • The Languages of Japan and Korea book cover

    The Languages of Japan and Korea

    Edited by Nicolas Tranter

    The Languages of Japan and Korea provides detailed descriptions of the major varieties of languages in the region, both modern and pre-modern, within a common format, producing a long-needed introductory reference source. Korean, Japanese, Ainu, and representative members of the main groupings of…

    Paperback – 2017-06-30 
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English book cover

    The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang and Unconventional English

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Tom Dalzell

    The Routledge Dictionary of Modern American Slang offers the ultimate record of modern, post WW2 American Slang. The 25,000 entries are accompanied by citations that authenticate the words as well as offer examples of usage from popular literature, newspapers, magazines, movies, television shows,…

    Paperback – 2017-06-29 
    Routledge

  • The Mayan Languages book cover

    The Mayan Languages

    Edited by Judith Aissen, Nora C. England, Roberto Zavala Maldonado

    The Mayan Languages presents a comprehensive survey of the language family associated with the Classic Mayan civilization (AD 200–900), a family whose individual languages are still spoken today by at least six million indigenous Maya in Mexico, Guatemala, Belize, and Honduras. This unique…

    Hardback – 2017-05-18
    Routledge
    Routledge Language Family Series

  • Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar: A Practical Guide book cover

    Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar

    A Practical Guide, 2nd Edition

    By John Whitlam

    Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar: A Practical Guide is an innovative reference guide to Brazilian Portuguese, 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 agreement, nouns,…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    Modern Grammars

  • Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Workbook book cover

    Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Workbook

    2nd Edition

    By John Whitlam

    The second edition of Modern Brazilian Portuguese Grammar Workbook is an innovative book of exercises and language tasks for all learners of Brazilian Portuguese. The book is divided into two sections: • Part A provides exercises based on essential grammatical structures • Part B practises…

    Paperback – 2017-03-16
    Routledge
    Modern Grammar Workbooks

  • Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar book cover

    Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar

    3rd Edition

    By Bruce Donaldson

    Dutch: A Comprehensive Grammar is a complete reference to modern Dutch grammar. The volume is organized to promote a thorough understanding, and offers a stimulating analysis of the complexities of the language, while providing clear explanations. Throughout, the emphasis is on Dutch as used by…

    Paperback – 2017-03-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Comprehensive Grammars

  • Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning book cover

    Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning

    2nd Edition

    Edited by Michael Byram, Adelheid Hu

    The Routledge Encyclopedia of Language Teaching and Learning is an authoritative reference dealing with all aspects of this increasingly important field of study. Offering a comprehensive range of articles on contemporary language teaching and its history, it has been produced specifically for…

    Paperback – 2017-02-16
    Routledge

  • Comic Alphabets (Routledge Revivals): Their Origin, Development, Nature book cover

    Comic Alphabets (Routledge Revivals)

    Their Origin, Development, Nature

    By Eric Partridge

    First published in 1961, this book explores the form of the comic alphabet. Whether through poems, prose or phonetics, the alphabet has become a way in which mankind has taken pleasure in playing with words and phrases. Indeed, approaches can vary significantly from the almost moronically humorous…

    Paperback – 2017-02-14
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals: The Selected Works of Eric Partridge

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