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  • Language and Creativity

    The Art of Common Talk, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Carter

    Language and Creativity has become established as a pivotal text for courses in English Language, Linguistics and Literacy. Creativity in language has conventionally been regarded as the preserve of institutionalised discourses such as literature and advertising, and individual gifted minds. In…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • How to Analyse Texts

    A toolkit for students of English, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Carter, Angela Goddard

    How to Analyse Texts is the essential introductory textbook and toolkit for language analysis. This book shows the reader how to undertake detailed, language-focussed, contextually sensitive analyses of a wide range of texts – spoken, written and multimodal. The book constitutes a flexible resource…

    Paperback – 2015-08-25

  • Spoken Corpus Linguistics

    From Monomodal to Multimodal, 1st Edition

    By Svenja Adolphs, Ronald Carter

    In this book, Adolphs and Carter explore key approaches to work in spoken corpus linguistics. The book discusses some of the pioneering challenges faced in designing, building and utilising insights from the analysis of spoken corpora, arguing that, even though writing is heavily privileged in…

    Paperback – 2015-05-21
    Routledge Advances in Corpus Linguistics

  • Vocabulary

    Applied Linguistic Perspectives, 1st Edition

    By Ronald Carter

    How do we teach and learn vocabulary? How do words work in literary texts? In this book, Ronald Carter provides the necessary basis for the further study of modern English vocabulary with particular reference to linguistic descriptive frameworks and educational contexts. Vocabulary: Applied…

    Paperback – 2012-02-28
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • The Language and Literature Reader

    1st Edition

    Edited by Ronald Carter, Peter Stockwell

    The Language and Literature Reader is an invaluable resource for students of English literature, language, and linguistics. Bringing together the most significant work in the field with integrated editorial material, this Reader is a structured and accessible tool for the student and scholar.…

    Paperback – 2008-04-07

  • Standard English

    The Widening Debate, 1st Edition

    By Tony Bex, Richard J. Watts

    Standard English draws together the leading international scholars in the field, who confront the debates surrounding 'Standard English', grammar and correctness head-on.These debates are as intense today as ever and extend far beyond an academic context. Current debates about the teaching of…

    Paperback – 1999-02-18

  • Twentieth-Century Poetry

    From Text to Context, 1st Edition

    Edited by Peter Verdonk

    This textbook provides a thought-provoking introduction to the practice of literary stylistics. It is based on extensive teaching experience, and makes new insights from linguistic and literary scholarship accessible to students in their daily practice of reading, analysing and evaluating literary…

    Paperback – 1993-09-23