Language Acquisition Products

  • The Diachrony of Verb Meaning

    Aspect and Argument Structure

    By Elly van Gelderen

    This innovative volume offers a comprehensive account of the study of language change in verb meaning in the history of the English language. Integrating both the author’s previous body of work and new research, the book explores the complex dynamic between linguistic structures, morphosyntactic…

    Hardback – 2018-01-26 
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Historical Linguistics

  • Language Practices of Migrant Youth

    From School to Home

    By Louisa Willoughby

    This ground breaking research explores language maintenance and shift focusing on a school community. Following students’ language practice inside and outside of school, the author offers a full picture of students’ multilingual practices and their role in shaping identity. Using case studies of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-20 
    Routledge

  • English as a Medium of Instruction in Postcolonial Contexts

    Issues of Quality, Equity and Social Justice

    Edited by Lizzie O. Milligan, Leon Tikly

    Almost all low- and middle-income postcolonial countries now use English or another dominant language as the medium of instruction for some, if not all, of the basic education cycle. Much of the literature about language-in-education in such countries has focused on the instrumentalist value of…

    Hardback – 2017-12-05 
    Routledge

  • Advances in the Investigation of L3 Phonological Acquisition

    Edited by Magdalena Wrembel, Jennifer Cabrelli Amaro

    This book aims to bridge the gap in investigations into the acquisition of phonology from a multilingual perspective. In order to fully understand this process, the editors present state of the art research into third language (L3) phonology as well as future considerations for this field. The…

    Hardback – 2017-11-14 
    Routledge

  • An Introduction to Middle English

    By E.E. Wardale

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

    Paperback – 2017-09-30
    Routledge

  • Panel Studies of Variation and Change

    Edited by Suzanne Evans Wagner, Isabelle Buchstaller

    The relationship between the individual and the community is at the core of sociolinguistic theorizing. To date, most longitudinal research has been conducted on the basis of trend studies, such as replications of cross-sectional studies, or comparisons between present-day cross-sectional data and…

    Hardback – 2017-09-25
    Routledge
    Routledge Studies in Language Change

  • Technology in Language Learning: An Overview

    By Bryan Smith

    This module on technology in language learning provides novice and experienced second and foreign language (L2) teachers alike with an introduction to the field of computer-assisted language learning (CALL). The module first provides a historical overview of the field and then explores the most…

    Paperback – 2017-08-21
    Routledge
    The Routledge E-Modules on Contemporary Language Teaching

  • Friedrich Max Müller and the Role of Philology in Victorian Thought

    Edited by John R. Davis, Angus Nicholls

    The German comparative philologist Friedrich Max Müller (1823-1900) was one of the most influential scholars in Victorian Britain. Müller travelled to Britain in 1846 in order to prepare a translation of the Rig Veda. This research visit would turn into a lifelong stay after Müller was appointed as…

    Hardback – 2017-07-27
    Routledge

  • Studies in the Pronunciation of English

    A Commemorative Volume in Honour of A.C. Gimson

    Edited by Susan Ramsaran

    First published in 1990, this collection celebrates the life and work of Professor A. C. Gimson, four years after his untimely death in 1985. A. C. Gimson, Professor of Phonetics at University College London, 1966-83, was the most distinguished and influential phonetician of his day, concentrating…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • The Elements of English

    An Introduction to the Principles of the Study of Language

    By William Branford

    First published in 1967, this book was based on new descriptions of English emerging from recent research. It provides an introduction to the study of the English language for the first-year university student. It will also be invaluable to all those concerned with the teaching and learning of…

    Paperback – 2017-02-02
    Routledge
    Routledge Library Editions: The English Language

  • Routledge Revivals: Crabb's English Synonyms (1916)

    Arranged Alphabetically with Complete Cross References Throughout

    By George Crabb

    First published in 1816 and revised in 1916, this edition of George Crabb’s English Synonyms contains the entirety of his most enduring work. The revised edition is supplemented by a large number of words, the applications of which had grown into the language in the preceding years or had taken on…

    Hardback – 2017-01-11
    Routledge

  • Teaching and Researching Language Learning Strategies

    Self-Regulation in Context, Second Edition

    By Rebecca L. Oxford

    Now in its second edition, Teaching and Researching Language Learning Strategies: Self-Regulation in Context charts the field systematically and coherently for the benefit of language learning practitioners, students, and researchers. This volume carries on the author's tradition of linking…

    Paperback – 2016-12-20
    Routledge
    Applied Linguistics in Action

1Series in Language Acquisition

Product Search