How English Works: A Linguistic Introduction, Third Edition

By: Anne Curzan, Michael Adams This accessible introduction to the structure of English, general theories in linguistics, and important issues in sociolinguistics, is the first text written specifically for English and Education majors. This engaging introductory language/linguistics textbook provides more extensive coverage of issues of particular interest to...
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A Fresh Look at Writing

By: Donald H. Graves In an era when teachers struggle for quality time with their students, Donald Graves introduces a text that creates lifetime writers as well as responsible learners–a text that focuses on teaching that lasts. A Fresh Look at Writing is Graves’s most comprehensive book yet....
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Narration as Argument

Edited by: Paula Olmos This book presents reflections on the relationship between narratives and argumentative discourse. It focuses on their functional and structural similarities or dissimilarities, and offers diverse perspectives and conceptual tools for analyzing the narratives’ potential power for justification, explanation and persuasion. Divided into two sections,...
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Translation as a Set of Frames

Edited by: Ali Almanna and Chonglong Gu Envisioned as a much needed celebration of the massive strides made in translation and interpreting studies, this eclectic volume takes stock of the latest cutting-edge research that exemplifies how translation and interpreting might interact with such topics as power, ideological discourse,...
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Introducing Phonology – 1st Edition

By: Peter Hawkins First published in 1984. This study is designed as an introductory course in phonology for linguistics students. Like phonology itself, the book is divided into two main parts, the first dealing with segmental phonology, and the second with suprasegmental aspects, including stress, rhythm and intonation....
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English Learning Maximisation System: A Learning-Centred Approach

By: Joao Canoquena This English language teaching (ELT) theory book is packed with case studies, empirical research, reflections and methods for the maximisation of English language learning. It is designed to help English teachers boost the potential for learning to occur in language classrooms. Written in response to...
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Games, Ideas and Activities for Early Years Phonics

by Gill Coulson, Lynn Cousins A collection of 150 unique games and activities to help support teaching of phonics in the primary classroom. Designed with busy teachers in mind, the Classroom Gems series draws together an extensive selection of practical, tried-and-tested, off-the-shelf ideas, games and activities guaranteed to...
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