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  • Automated Speaking Assessment

    Using Language Technologies to Score Spontaneous Speech, 1st Edition

    Edited by Klaus Zechner, Keelan Evanini

    Automated Speaking Assessment: Using Language Technologies to Score Spontaneous Speech provides a thorough overview of state-of-the-art automated speech scoring technology as it is currently used at Educational Testing Service (ETS). Its main focus is related to the automated scoring of spontaneous…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Innovations in Language Learning and Assessment at ETS

  • Transforming Literacy Education for Long-Term English Learners

    Recognizing Brilliance in the Undervalued, 1st Edition

    By Maneka Deanna Brooks

    Grounded in research on bilingualism and adolescent literacy, this volume provides a much-needed insight into the day-to-day needs of students who are identified as long-term English language learners (LTELs). LTELs are adolescents who are primarily or solely educated in the U.S. and yet remain…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    NCTE-Routledge Research Series

  • The Preachers of Culture (1975)

    A Study of English and its Teachers, 1st Edition

    By Margaret Mathieson

    Published in 1975, Margaret Mathieson has drawn on her experience both in schools and in the training of English teachers to relate the discussions and writings of the previous two centuries to the debate, probably livelier than ever before, among English practitioners about the role of their…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge
    Routledge Revivals

  • The Language of Leadership Narratives

    A Social Practice Perspective, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Clifton, Stephanie Schnurr, Dorien Van De Mieroop

    Fascination with leadership and its relation to world events seems to be ever growing and leadership narratives are a key element in which leader identities are constructed. Contemporary research into leadership tends to recycle the same old myths of the heroic white male leader. By looking at…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Interpreters vs Machines

    Can Interpreters Survive in an AI-Dominated World?, 1st Edition

    By Jonathan Downie

    From tech giants to plucky startups, the world is full of companies boasting that they are on their way to replacing human interpreters, but are they right? Interpreters vs Machines offers a solid introduction to recent theory and research on human and machine interpreting, and then invites the…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Becoming a Translator

    An Introduction to the Theory and Practice of Translation, 4th Edition

    By Douglas Robinson

    Fusing theory with advice and information about the practicalities of translating, Becoming a Translator is the essential resource for novice and practicing translators. The book explains how the market works, helps translators learn how to translate faster and more accurately, as well as providing…

    Paperback – 2019-12-20 
    Routledge

  • Cognitive Poetics

    A New Introduction, 2nd Edition

    By Peter Stockwell

    A pioneering text in its first edition, this revised publication of Cognitive Poetics offers a rigorous and principled approach to literary reading and analysis. The second edition of this seminal text features: • updated theory, frameworks and examples throughout, including new explanations of…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Corpus Linguistics for World Englishes

    A Guide for Research, 1st Edition

    By Claudia Lange, Sven Leuckert

    Corpus Linguistics for World Englishes offers a detailed account of how to analyse the many fascinating varieties of English around the world using corpus-linguistic methods. Employing case studies for illustration of relevant concepts and methods throughout, this book: introduces the theory and…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge
    Routledge Corpus Linguistics Guides

  • Language is Politics

    Exploring an Ecological Approach to Language, 1st Edition

    By Frank van Splunder

    Language is Politics discusses power relations between languages in the world, with a particular focus on English. Even though English is the most widely spoken and the most powerful language worldwide, it is not the lingua franca it is often supposed to be. The basic tenet of this book is that…

    Paperback – 2019-12-19 
    Routledge

  • Translinguistics

    Negotiating Innovation and Ordinariness, 1st Edition

    Edited by Jerry Won Lee, Sender Dovchin

    Translinguistics represents a powerful alternative to conventional paradigms of language such as bilingualism and code-switching, which assume the compartmentalization of different "languages" into fixed and arbitrary boundaries. Translinguistics more accurately reflects the fluid use of linguistic…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge

  • Chinese-Speaking Learners of English

    Research, Theory, and Practice, 1st Edition

    Edited by Ryan M. Damerow, Kathleen M. Bailey

    A compendium of the latest developments in research regarding English language education for Chinese-speaking learners, this volume combines cutting-edge research from multiple internationally-known scholars. The chapters offer unique insights into some of the most salient issues related to this…

    Paperback – 2019-12-18 
    Routledge
    Global Research on Teaching and Learning English

  • TESOL Career Path Development

    Creating Professional Success, 1st Edition

    By Liz England

    This book addresses a wide range of issues and obstacles that teachers in native and non-native English-speaking countries face in teaching English language learners of all ages, levels of proficiency, and in a variety of program settings. It introduces a model of milestones for career path…

    Paperback – 2019-12-16 
    Routledge

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