English Language Products

  • The Routledge Student Guide to English Usage

    A guide to academic writing for students

    By Stewart Clark, Graham Pointon

    The Routledge Student Guide to English Usage is an authoritative A-Z guide to key aspects of English usage. Covering approximately 4000 carefully selected words, the authors focus on groups of confusable words that sound alike, look alike or are frequently mixed up. Examples of good usage are…

    Paperback – 2016-05-20 

  • Negation in Non-Standard British English

    Gaps, Regularizations and Asymmetries

    By Lieselotte Anderwald

    Despite the advances of radio and television and increasing mobility and urbanization, spoken English is by no means becoming more like the written standard. English dialect grammar, however, is still a new and relatively undeveloped area of research, and most studies to date are either restricted…

    Paperback – 2016-04-30 
    Routledge Studies in Germanic Linguistics

  • Doing Research within Communities

    Stories and lessons from language and education field research

    Edited by Kerry Taylor-Leech, Donna Starks

    Doing Research within Communities provides an invaluable resource for early career researchers and graduate students new to researching within communities. Providing practical guidance and support for engaging with a community as a research site, it covers both theoretical and practical issues.…

    Paperback – 2016-04-29 

  • English Pronunciation Models in a Globalized World

    Accent, Acceptability and Hong Kong English

    By Andrew Sewell

    This book presents accent variation as a topic that intersects with and illuminates several important issues, including intelligibility, identity, globalization, and the study of English in the world. The unifying strand is provided by pronunciation teaching: what does it mean to teach English…

    Hardback – 2016-04-27 
    Routledge Studies in World Englishes

  • Sociolinguistic Research

    Application and Impact

    Edited by Robert Lawson, Dave Sayers

    Sociolinguistic Research: Application and Impact provides a unique overview of international research projects, showcasing their positive outcomes and offering critical insights and constructive critiques into the meaning of ‘impact’ in contemporary research. The book includes: original findings…

    Paperback – 2016-04-19 

  • Asian English Language Classrooms

    Where Theory and Practice Meet

    Edited by Handoyo Widodo, Alistair Wood, Deepti Gupta, Winnie Cheng

    For all concerned with contemporary English language pedagogies, this book explores the forefront of English language teaching in Asia today. While covering the fundamental areas that every teacher and teacher trainer must be concerned with, it does so within the context of the most up-to-date…

    Hardback – 2016-03-31 

  • An Introduction to Middle English

    By E.E. Wardale

    First published in 1937, this book supplies a history of the living growth of the language from Old English to medieval times. It offers an in-depth study of the growth of vocabulary from literature and social interaction, bringing out the fact that it is words chiefly that foreign influence has…

    Hardback – 2016-03-30 

  • Language and Law

    A resource book for students

    By Alan Durant, Janny HC Leung

    Language plays an essential role both in creating law and in governing its implementation. In showing and examining how language plays these highly important social roles, Language and Law addresses a wide range of topics, including: the different registers and genres which make…

    Paperback – 2016-03-23 
    Routledge English Language Introductions

  • Critical Reading and Writing in the Digital Age

    An Introductory Coursebook, 2nd Edition

    By Andrew Goatly, Preet Hiradhar

    Critical Reading and Writing is a fully introductory, interactive textbook that explores the power relations at work in and behind the texts we encounter in our everyday lives. Using examples from numerous genres - such as popular fiction, advertisements and newspapers - this textbook examines the…

    Paperback – 2016-03-15 

  • The Sociolinguistics of Digital Englishes

    By Patricia Friedrich, Eduardo H. Diniz de Figueiredo

    The Sociolinguistics of Digital Englishes introduces core areas of sociolinguistics and explores how each one has been transformed by the current era of digital communication and the Internet. Addressing the changing dynamics of English(es) in the digital age, this ground-breaking book: discusses…

    Paperback – 2016-02-29 

  • Analysing Sentences

    An Introduction to English Syntax, 4th Edition

    By Noel Burton-Roberts

    This highly successful text has long been considered the standard introduction to the practical analysis of English sentence structure. It covers key concepts such as constituency, category and functions, and also utilises tree diagrams throughout to help the reader visualise the structure of…

    Paperback – 2016-02-26 
    Learning about Language

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