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  • English Pronunciation Models in a Globalized World

    Accent, Acceptability and Hong Kong English

    By Andrew John Sewell

    This book presents phonological variation as a topic that intersects with and illuminates several interesting and important issues, including accent and identity, variation and language attitudes, decisions about teaching, and the nature of English in the world. It examines how global and local…

    Hardback – 2015-10-30 
    Routledge

  • The Future of English in Asia

    Perspectives on language and literature

    Edited by Michael O'Sullivan, David Huddart, Carmen Lee

    This collection is unique in bringing together key thinkers on language and literature to discuss the future of English in Asia. Many of the contributors are themselves responsible for important sub-genres in English linguistics and literary studies and this collection gives them the opportunity to…

    Hardback – 2015-10-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • An Introduction to English Grammar

    4th Edition

    By Gerald Nelson, Sidney Greenbaum

    An Introduction to English Grammar provides a comprehensive overview of all aspects of English grammar. The first part of the book (‘The Grammar’) provides a step-by-step introduction to the key topics in English grammar. The second part (‘The Applications’) shows how a grasp of these topics can be…

    Paperback – 2015-10-19 
    Routledge

  • Harold Bloom (Routledge Revivals)

    Towards Historical Rhetorics

    By Peter De Bolla

    Since the 1960s, the literary critic Harold Bloom has been producing some of the most powerful criticism in the United States. This large body of work has, since the publication of The Anxiety of Influence in 1973, increasingly distanced itself from all critical vogues, be they psychoanalytic,…

    Paperback – 2015-10-10 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • Translating Culture Specific References on Television

    The Case of Dubbing

    By Irene Ranzato

    Translating Culture Specific References on Television provides a model for investigating the problems posed by culture specific references in translation, drawing on case studies that explore the translational norms of contemporary Italian dubbing practices. This monograph makes a distinctive…

    Hardback – 2015-10-05 
    Routledge
    Routledge Advances in Translation Studies

  • African Accents

    A workbook for actors

    By Beth McGuire

    This is a comprehensive workbook for actors, covering the key characteristics and profiles of a wide range of African accents and dialects. Its unique approach not only addresses the methods and processes by which to go about learning an accent, but also looks in detail at each example.…

    Paperback – 2015-09-29 
    Routledge

  • Language and Creativity

    The Art of Common Talk

    By Ronald Carter

    Do we just use language? Or do we create it? Who says only a genius can be creative? What do our everyday conversations tell us about ourselves? Creativity in language has conventionally been regarded as the preserve of institutionalised discourses such as literature and advertising, and…

    Paperback – 2015-09-22 
    Routledge
    Routledge Linguistics Classics

  • The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity

    Edited by Rodney H. Jones

    The Routledge Handbook of Language and Creativity provides an introduction and survey of the wide range of perspectives on the relationship between language and creativity. Divided into four sections, this handbook covers the following key areas: dimensions of language and creativity literary…

    Hardback – 2015-09-07 
    Routledge
    Routledge Handbooks in English Language Studies

  • Doing a Research Project in English Studies

    A guide for students

    By Louisa Buckingham

    Doing a Research Project in English Studies is the essential guide to undertaking research and developing academic English literacy skills for students new to research. With a particular focus on the needs of students in contexts where English is used as a foreign or an additional language, this…

    Paperback – 2015-09-07 
    Routledge

  • A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric

    By Richard Andrews

    A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric describes, explains, and argues the overarching theory of contemporary rhetoric. This current view of rhetoric brings together themes in the communication arts, including political literary criticism; bi- and multi-lingualism; multimodality; framing as an artistic…

    Paperback – 2015-08-31 
    Routledge

  • How to Analyse Texts

    A toolkit for students of English

    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 – 2015-08-24 
    Routledge

  • Teaching and Assessing EIL in Local Contexts Around the World

    By Sandra Lee Mckay, James Dean Brown

    English today is both a global language and at the same time embedded in a great variety of social contexts, resulting in linguistic and pedagogical variation. Taking a new look at the teaching and assessing of English as an international language (EIL), this text highlights overarching principles…

    Paperback – 2015-08-16 
    Routledge
    ESL & Applied Linguistics Professional Series

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