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The Frameworks of English: Introducing Language Structures

by Kim Ballard The Frameworks of English is a step-by-step guide through the various levels of language, describing the morphological, lexical, grammatical and phonological frameworks of contemporary English in a clear and logical way. Beginning with words as the building blocks of language, it investigates their internal structure and...
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Linguistic Typology: Morphology and Syntax

by Jae Jung Song Language typology is the study of the structural similarities between languages regardless of their history, to establish a classification or typology of languages. It is a core topic of historical linguistics and is studied on all traditional linguistics degree courses. In recent years there...
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Introducing Linguistic Morphology, Second Edition

By: Laurie Bauer A newly expanded and updated edition of one of the best-selling introductions to linguistic morphology―the study and description of word formations in languages―that deals with inflection, derivation, and compounding, the system of word-forming elements and processes in a language. Basic concepts are introduced, with an...
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Analysing English Sentences: A Minimalist Approach

by Andrew Radford Analysing English Sentences provides a concise and clear introduction to work in syntactic theory, drawing on the key concepts of Chomsky’s Minimalist Program. Assuming little or no prior knowledge of syntax or minimalism, Radford outlines the core concepts and leading ideas and how they can...
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English Language Skills for Higher English

by Mary M. Firth, Andrew G. Ralston Even for unseen elements of the Higher English examination, such as the interpretation section, there are skills a student can practice to imrove theri performance. A good writing style is of great importantance to an examiner and pupils must demonstrate thier...
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