Language: history & general works books

3116 books were found.

Slangology: Trendy Slang and Acronyms of the 21st Century

Slangology: Trendy Slang and Acronyms of the 21st Century...

Author: Ryder Sparks
ISBN: 9798879246773
Format: Paperback
$26.37

This book contains big text font for easy reading. This book contains over 100 trendy terms and acronyms presently...  Read More >>

Language and Dialect Death: Theorising Sound Change in Obsolescent Gascon

Language and Dialect Death: Theorising Sound Change...

Author: Damien Mooney
ISBN: 9783031511004
Format: Hardback
$343.17

This book offers a systematic acoustic phonetic analysis of both language and dialect death in the region of Béarn,...  Read More >>

Language, Society and the State in a Changing World

Language, Society and the State in a Changing World...

Author: Stanley D. Brunn ,  Roland Kehrein
ISBN: 9783031181481
Format: Paperback
$343.17

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An MT-Oriented Study of Corresponding Lexical Chunks in Business Correspondences from English to Chinese

An MT-Oriented Study of Corresponding Lexical Chunks...

Author: Fumao Hu ,  Jing An
ISBN: 9789819949762
Format: Hardback
$527.97

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Discourse Analysis: A Practical Introduction

Discourse Analysis: A Practical Introduction

Author: Patricia Canning ,  Brian Walker (University of Huddersfield, UK)
ISBN: 9781138047099
Format: Paperback
$73.99

Discourse Analysis provides an essential and practical introduction for students studying modules on the analysis...  Read More >>

Discourse Analysis: A Practical Introduction

Discourse Analysis: A Practical Introduction

Author: Patricia Canning ,  Brian Walker (University of Huddersfield, UK)
ISBN: 9781138047082
Format: Hardback
$273.00

Discourse Analysis provides an essential and practical introduction for students studying modules on the analysis...  Read More >>

The History and Origin of Language

The History and Origin of Language

Author: A.S. Diamond
ISBN: 9781032611990
Format: Hardback
$189.00

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A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric

A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric

Author: Richard Andrews (Institute of Education, University of London, UK)
ISBN: 9780415503549
Format: Paperback
$75.99

A Theory of Contemporary Rhetoric describes, explains, and argues the overarching theory of contemporary rhetoric....  Read More >>

Introducing the History of the English Language

Introducing the History of the English Language

Author: Seth Lerer
ISBN: 9781032129693
Format: Paperback
$73.99

This essential new text provides a comprehensive, modern account of how the English language originated, developed,...  Read More >>

Mobile Messaging and Resourcefulness: A Post-digital Ethnography

Mobile Messaging and Resourcefulness: A Post-digital...

Author: Caroline Tagg ,  Agnieszka Lyons
ISBN: 9781032269412
Format: Paperback
$39.99

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Metadiscursive Nouns: Interaction and Persuasion in Disciplinary Writing

Metadiscursive Nouns: Interaction and Persuasion in...

Author: Feng (Kevin) Jiang (School of Foreign Language Education, Jilin University)
ISBN: 9781032270050
Format: Paperback
$81.99

Based on a 1.7-million-word corpus of 160 research articles from both soft and hard knowledge fields, this book...  Read More >>

Introducing the History of the English Language

Introducing the History of the English Language

Author: Seth Lerer
ISBN: 9781032129716
Format: Hardback
$273.00

This essential new text provides a comprehensive, modern account of how the English language originated, developed,...  Read More >>

The Routledge Handbook of English-Medium Instruction in Higher Education

The Routledge Handbook of English-Medium Instruction...

Author: Kingsley Bolton ,  Werner Botha
ISBN: 9780367445492
Format: Hardback
$431.00

This handbook discusses the theoretical and disciplinary background to the study of English-medium instruction (EMI)...  Read More >>

Do You Speak Football?: A Glossary of Football Words and Phrases from Around the World

Do You Speak Football?: A Glossary of Football Words...

Author: Tom Williams
ISBN: 9781399410212
Format: Hardback
$33.61

An expertly compiled and utterly delightful compendium of the weird and wonderful words and phrases used to describe...  Read More >>

French Lessons in Late-Medieval England: "The ""Liber Donati"" and ""Commune Parlance"""

French Lessons in Late-Medieval England: "The ""Liber...

Author: Rory G. Critten (University of Lausanne)
ISBN: 9781802701036
Format: Paperback
$64.56

These teaching and reference materials paint a vivid picture of the kinds of French that medieval English learners...  Read More >>

Landmarks in the History of the English Language

Landmarks in the History of the English Language

Author: Keith Johnson (University of Lancaster, UK)
ISBN: 9781032229898
Format: Paperback
$75.99

Landmarks in the History of the English Language identifies twelve key landmarks spread throughout the language’s...  Read More >>

Critical Approaches to Institutional Translation and Interpreting: Challenging Epistemologies

Critical Approaches to Institutional Translation and...

Author: Esther Monzó-Nebot ,  María Lomeña-Galiano
ISBN: 9781032394435
Format: Hardback
$273.00

This collection re-envisions the academic study of institutional translation and interpreting (ITI), uncovering...  Read More >>

Politeness in the History of English: From the Middle Ages to the Present Day

Politeness in the History of English: From the Middle...

Author: Andreas H. Jucker (Universität Zürich)
ISBN: 9781108730945
Format: Paperback
$59.49

Based on detailed case studies of literary texts, this book traces the development of politeness from Old English...  Read More >>

The Adaptive Bilingual Mind: Insights from Endangered Languages

The Adaptive Bilingual Mind: Insights from Endangered...

Author: Evangelia Adamou (Centre National de la Recherche Scientifique (CNRS), Paris)
ISBN: 9781108813273
Format: Paperback
$59.49

By applying advances in the field of bilingualism to the study of endangered languages, this groundbreaking book...  Read More >>

The Language Puzzle: How We Talked Our Way Out of the Stone Age

The Language Puzzle: How We Talked Our Way Out of the...

Author: Steven Mithen
ISBN: 9781800811584
Format: Hardback
$55.00

A groundbreaking new account of prehistory from one of the most esteemed archaeologists working today  Read More >>

The Handbook of Cultural Linguistics

The Handbook of Cultural Linguistics

Author: Alireza Korangy
ISBN: 9789819937998
Format: Hardback
$1003.17

Bringing together a wide selection of work on cultural linguistics and pragmatics, this comprehensive handbook offers...  Read More >>

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