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Language and technology.

May, Stephen. Thorne, Steven.
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(2017)  | 9783319022369 | Springer | hbk. | 3 ed.,  | book | xxiii, 465pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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In this third, fully revised edition, the 10 volume Encyclopedia of Language and Education offers the newest developments, including an entirely new volume of research and scholarly content, essential to the field of language teaching and learning in the age of globalization. In the selection of topics...

Handbook of quantifiers in natural language: volume II.

Keenan, Edward L. Paperno, Denis.
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(2017)  | 9783319443287 | Springer | hbk. | book | xii, 1010pp | Availability last checked: 31/7/2017
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Introduction by Edward L. Keenan, D. Paperno.- The Quantifier Questionnaire by Edward L. Keenan.- Quantification in American Sign Language by Natasha Abner, Ronnie Wilbur.- Quantification in Cantonese by Peppina Lee.- Chicasaw Quantifiers by Pamela Munro.- Quantifiers in Dan-Gw??taa (South Mande) by...

Perspectives on the architecture and acquisition of syntax : essays in honour of r. amritavalli.

Balusu, Rahul. Raman, Gayathri. Sengupta, Gautam. Sircar, Shruti.
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(2017)  | 9789811042942 | Springer | hbk. | book | xi, 271pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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This festschrift volume brings together important contributions by expert syntacticians across the globe on tense and finiteness, adjectives, dative and ergative case, acquisition of case, and other topics both within the domain of Dravidian linguistics and in the broader theoretical understanding of...

Language Shift in Southern New England: Morphosyntactic Variation in Franco-American French

Stelling, Louis Edward.
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(2017)  | 9781433115226 | Peter Lang AG | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Although the Franco-American communities of Southbridge, Massachusetts, andWoonsocket, Rhode Island, have much in common historically, the shift fromFrench to English has advanced to differing degrees in the two locations. Inthis book, Louis Edward Stelling explores morphosyntactic variation and theadvance...

Breaking up the Global Value Chain: Opportunities and Consequences

Devinney, Timothy M. Tihanyi, Laszlo. , Devinney, Timothy M. Pedersen, Torben. Tihanyi, Laszlo.
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(2017)  | 9781787430723 | EMERALD GROUP | hbk. | book | 310pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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With intensified global competition, institutional changes and reducedcommunication costs the propensity of firms to reconfigure their global valuechain and separate their activities across national boundaries has increasedmarkedly. It enables firms to combine the benefits arising from specializationand...

Conceptualising integration in clil and multilingual education.

Dafouz, Emma. Moore, Pat. Nikula, Tarja. Smit, Ute.
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(2017)  | 9781783098392 | Multilingual Matters Ltd | pbk. | book | 296pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Content and Language Integrated Learning (CLIL) is a form of education that combines language and content learning objectives, a shared concern with other models of bilingual education. While CLIL research has often addressed learning outcomes, this volume focuses on how integration can be conceptualised...

An analysis of the attributive participle and the relative clause in the greek new testament.

Hayes, Michael E.
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(2017)  | 9781433135071 | Peter Lang Publishing | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Ichishkíin Sinwit Yakama / Yakima Sahaptin Dictionary

Beavert, Virginia. Hargus, Sharon L. Beavert, Virginia R.
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(2017)  | 9780295997933 | UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON PRESS | hbk. | book | 576pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Sahaptin, or IchishkĂ­in SĂ­nwit (literally, "this language"), is a Plateau Penutian language spoken in south-central Washington and northern Oregon. This dictionary documents the dialect of Sahaptin that is spoken by the Yakama people. IchishkĂ­in SĂ­nwit Yakama / Yakima Sahaptin Dictionary is the first...

Language policy and political issues in education.

May, Stephen. McCarty, Teresa.
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(2017)  | 9783319023434 | Springer | hbk. | 3 ed.,  | book | xxxvi, 545pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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In this third, fully revised edition, the 10 volume Encyclopedia of Language and Education offers the newest developments, including an entirely new volume of research and scholarly content, essential to the field of language teaching and learning in the age of globalization. In the selection of topics...

Translation and the Arts in Modern France

Stephens, Sonya. , Stephens, Sonya.
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(2017)  | 9780253026149 | Indiana University Press | pbk. | book | 284pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Translation and the Arts in Modern France sits at the intersection oftransposition, translation, and ekphrasis, finding resonances in these areasacross periods, places, and forms. Within these contributions, questions ofcolonization, subjugation, migration, and exile connect Benin to Brittany, andpolitical...

Translation and the Arts in Modern France

Stephens, Sonya. , Stephens, Sonya.
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(2017)  | 9780253025630 | Indiana University Press | hbk. | book | 284pp | Availability last checked: 16/8/2017
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Translation and the Arts in Modern France sits at the intersection oftransposition, translation, and ekphrasis, finding resonances in these areasacross periods, places, and forms. Within these contributions, questions ofcolonization, subjugation, migration, and exile connect Benin to Brittany, andpolitical...

Handbook of Linguistic Annotation: "

Ide, Nancy.
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(2017)  | 9789402408799 | Springer | hbk. | 1,  | book | 1459pp | Availability last checked: 25/7/2017
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Part One.-  Introduction, Nancy Ide and James Pustejovsky.- Designing annotation schemes: From theory to model, James Pustejovsky et al..- Designing annotation schemes: From model to representation, Nancy Ide et al..- Community standards, Nancy Ide, et al..- Creating annotations.- Overview of Annotation...

Critical discourse analysis of chinese advertisement : case studies of household appliance advertisements from 1981 to 1996.

Wang, Chong.
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(2017)  | 9789811046209 | Springer | hbk. | book | xxxiii, 261pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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ABSTRACT                                                                                     INTRODUCTION...

English language ideologies in korea : interpreting the past and present.

Cho, Jinhyun.
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(2017)  | 9783319590165 | Springer | hbk. | book | xvii, 181pp | Availability last checked: 25/6/2017
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This volume critically examines the phenomenon of “English fever” in South Korea from both micro- and macro-perspectives. Drawing on original research and rich illustrative examples, the book investigates two key questions: why is English so popular in Korea, and why is there such a gap between the...

Explorations in chinese as a second language.

Kecskes, Istvan.
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(2017)  | 9783319540269 | Springer | hbk. | book | xvi, 224pp | Availability last checked: 5/7/2017
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Introduction.- Part I Explorations into the Structure of Chinese.- Chapter 1 De-stress in Mandarin: Clitics, Cliticoids and Phonetic Chunks /Hana TrĂ­skovĂĄ.- Chapter 2 From Phonological Studies to Teaching Mandarin Tones: Some Perspectives on the Revision of the Tonal Inventory /Carlotta Sparvoli.- Chapter...

Culture, language, and curricular choices : what teachers want to know about planning instruction for english learners.

Daniel, Mayra C.
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(2017)  | 9781475827248 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | hbk. | book | 174pp | Availability last checked: 5/7/2017
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This book joins experts in the field in a conversation focused on raising the level of instruction in schools in ways that validate all learners' realities. This book is for educators who wish to advocate for students' right to literacy. Chapter authors believe that educators must honor all learners'...

Inclusive teaching strategies for discipline-based english studies : enhancing language attainment in a multicultural learning environment.

Chen, Shen. Sit, Helena Hing Wa.
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(2017)  | 9789811047077 | Springer | hbk. | book | xiii, 148pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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Chapter 1: Introduction. Improving the teaching of English at tertiary level is a common problem in both English speaking and non-English speaking countries. The problem is closely related with the pedagogical and cultural issues such as “What is the pedagogical approach of teaching English in...

Pronouns in embedded contexts at the syntax-semantics interface.

Grosz, Patrick Georg. Patel-Grosz, Pritty. Zobel, Sarah.
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(2017)  | 9783319567044 | Springer | hbk. | book | xv, 247pp | Availability last checked: 5/7/2017
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Introduction; Pritty Patel-Grosz, Patrick Grosz, and Sarah Zobel.- Direct Variable Binding and Agreement in Obligatory Control; Idan Landau.- Intentional Identity as a Transparency Phenomenon; Daniel Tiskin.- Pronoun Use in Finnish Reported Speech and Free Indirect Discourse: Effects of Logophoricity;...

Culture, language, and curricular choices : what teachers want to know about planning instruction for english learners.

Daniel, Mayra C.
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(2017)  | 9781475827255 | Rowman & Littlefield Inc | pbk. | book | 174pp | Availability last checked: 10/5/2017
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This book joins experts in the field in a conversation focused on raising the level of instruction in schools in ways that validate all learners' realities. This book is for educators who wish to advocate for students' right to literacy. Chapter authors believe that educators must honor all learners'...

Language and speech in synchrony and diachrony : papers from an international linguistics conference.

Klikushina, Tatiana G. Polenova, Galina T.
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(2017)  | 9781443886420 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | Availability last checked: 2/7/2017
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"This collection arises from the Fifth International Scientific Conference, "Language and Speech in Synchrony and Diachrony", held in Taganrog, Russia, devoted to the memory of Russian linguist and philosopher Professor P.V. Chesnokov. It examines the functioning of different levels of linguistic units...

Digital resources, creativity and innovative methodologies in language teaching and learning.

Damascelli, Teresa Adriana.
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(2017)  | 9781443886147 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 516pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2017
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"The concept of university language centres has changed in recent decades. Initially conceived as laboratories for practical and autonomous language-learning, they are now considered as places with more specific and complex functions in language teaching and learning. University language centres now...

Geographies of knowledge and imagination in 19th century philological research on northern europe.

Grage, Joachim. Mohnike, Thomas.
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(2017)  | 9781443886109 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 230pp | Availability last checked: 1/6/2017
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"Comparative philology was one of the most prolific fields of knowledge in the humanities during the 19th century. Based on the discovery of the Indo-European language family, it seemed to admit the reconstruction of a common history of European languages, and even mythologies, literatures, and people....

Copular constructions in lithuanian.

Mikulskas, Rolandas.
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(2017)  | 9789027259127 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 296pp | Availability last checked: 17/5/2017
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The fourth volume in the VARGReB series presents an in-depth investigation of Lithuanian copular constructions from the viewpoint of Cognitive Grammar. Apart from the fundamental problems of the ontology and taxonomy of copular sentences, the author also discusses a number of more specific questions...

Boundaries, phases and interfaces : case studies in honor of violeta demonte.

Castroviejo, Elena. Fernåndez-Soriano, Olga. Pérez-Jiménez, Isabel.
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(2017)  | 9789027257222 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 377pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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This book approaches the concept of boundary , central in linguistic theory, and the related notion of phase from the perspective of the interaction between syntax and its interfaces. A primary notion is that phases are the appropriate domains to explain most interface linguistic phenomena and that...

Pedagogical innovations in foreign language learning via interlocutor familiarity.

Poteau, E. Christine.
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(2017)  | 9781443881678 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 155pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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"Creating classroom spaces that allow for increased learner participation and lowered anxiety levels allows for an inclusive learning environment. Continuing collaborative efforts to challenge theories and further test methodologies by drawing upon research studies helps researchers and educators to...

The changing language roles and linguistic identities of the kashmiri speech community.

Bhat, M. Ashraf.
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(2017)  | 9781443879620 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 240pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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"This book operates from the premise that linguistic identities are important because they make sense to people, are meaningful, and have an impact on the thinking and behaviour of individuals and groups, both overtly and covertly. The framework outlined here synthesises key works on linguistic identity...

Translating tenses in arabic-english and english-arabic contexts.

Hassan, Abdel-Shafik Hassan Gadalla.
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(2017)  | 9781443882781 | Cambridge Scholars Publishing | hbk. | book | 182pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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"This volume is devoted to the translation of Arabic tenses into English, and English tenses into Arabic. Using a corpus of 1,605 examples, it is remarkably exhaustive in its treatment of the categories and forms of both Standard Arabic and English tenses. As such, it represents a useful reference for...

Linguistics : past, present and future perspectives.

Barnes, Harry.
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(2017)  | 9781536110067 | Nova Science Publishers Inc | hbk. | book | 180pp | Availability last checked: 25/6/2017
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Researching chinese english: the state of the art.

Deterding, David. He, Deyuan. Xu, Zhichang.
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(2017)  | 9783319531083 | Springer | hbk. | book | xii, 279pp | Availability last checked: 10/5/2017
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Preface by Kingsley Bolton.- What we know about Chinese English: status, issues and trends By Zhichang XU, David DETERDING, and Deyuan HE.- Part I: Researching Chinese English Pronunciation.- The Pronunciation of English in Guangxi: Which features cause misunderstandings? By David DETERDING.- The Hong...

Current issues in intercultural pragmatics.

Assimakopoulos, Stavros. Kecskes, Istvan.
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(2017)  | 9789027256799 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 377pp | Availability last checked: 31/5/2017
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Having been established as a field in its own right for the last decade, intercultural pragmatics is increasingly being recognized as an important area of research among scholars working in pragmatics. The present volume is a collection of selected papers from the 6th International Conference on Intercultural...

Non-professional interpreting and translation : state of the art and future of an emerging field of research.

Antonini, Rachele. Cirillo, Letizia. Rossato, Linda. Torresi, Ira.
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(2017)  | 9789027258755 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 423pp | Availability last checked: 19/4/2017
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In the light of recent waves of mass immigration, non-professional interpreting and translation (NPIT) is spreading at an unprecedented pace. While as recently as the late 20th century much of the field was a largely uncharted territory, the current proportions of NPIT suggest that the phenomenon is...

Socio-onomastics : the pragmatics of names.

Ainiala, Terhi. Östman, Jan-Ola.
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(2017)  | 9789027256805 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 237pp | Availability last checked: 17/5/2017
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The volume seeks to establish socio-onomastics as a field of linguistic inquiry not only within sociolinguistics, but also, and in particular, within pragmatics. The linguistic study of names has a very long history, but also a history sometimes fraught with skepticism, and thus often neglected by linguists...

Translation and interpreting pedagogy in dialogue with other disciplines.

Angelelli, Claudia V. Colina, Sonia.
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(2017)  | 9789027242785 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 160pp | Availability last checked: 14/6/2017
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This volume offers a collection of original articles on the teaching of translation and interpreting, responding to the increased interest in this area not only within translation and interpreting studies but also in related fields. It contains empirical, theoretical and state-of-the-art original pieces...

Implicitness : from lexis to discourse.

Cap, Piotr. Dynel, Marta.
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(2017)  | 9789027256812 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 312pp | Availability last checked: 28/6/2017
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Although the term implicitness is ubiquitous in the pragmatic scholarship, it has rarely constituted the focus of attention per se. This book aims to help crystallize the concept of implicitness by defining its linguistic boundaries, as well as specifying and exploring its different communicative manifestations....

The Writing of Spirit: Soul, System, and the Roots of Language Science

Pourciau, Sarah. Pourciau, Sarah M.
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(2017)  | 9780823275625 | Fordham University Press | hbk. | book | 384pp | Availability last checked: 7/8/2017
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Contemporary thought has been profoundly shaped by the turn toward synchronicmodels of explanation, which analyze phenomena as they appear at a singlemoment, rather than diachronically as they develop through time. Nowhere,however, has this transformation unfolded more influentially than in the domainof...

Choosing a grammar : learning paths and ambiguous evidence in the acquisition of syntax.

Gould, Isaac.
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(2017)  | 9789027257215 | John Benjamins Publishing Co | hbk. | book | 342pp | Availability last checked: 31/5/2017
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This book investigates the role that ambiguous evidence can play in the acquisition of syntax. To illustrate this, the book introduces a probabilistic learning model for syntactic parameters that learns a grammar of best fit to the learner's evidence. The model is then applied to a range of cross-linguistic...

Language testing and assessment.

May, Stephen. Or, Iair. Shohamy, Elana.
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(2017)  | 9783319022604 | Springer | hbk. | 3 ed.,  | book | xxxiii, 461pp | Availability last checked: 24/5/2017
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In this third, fully revised edition, the 10 volume Encyclopedia of Language and Education offers the newest developments, including an entirely new volume of research and scholarly content, essential to the field of language teaching and learning in the age of globalization. In the selection of topics...

Research methods in language and education.

King, Kendall. Lai, Yi-Ju. May, Stephen.
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(2017)  | 9783319022482 | Springer | hbk. | 3 ed.,  | book | xxxviii, 555pp | Availability last checked: 4/7/2017
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This new volume of research and scholarly content, essential to language teaching and learning in an age of globalization, is part of the fully revised third edition of the landmark reference that now features non-English-speaking and non-Western perspectives.

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New Perspectives on Transfer in Second Language Learning

Yu, Liming. Odlin, Terence.
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(2015)  | 9781783094332 | Channel View Publications | hbk. | book | 272pp | Availability last checked: 18/8/2017
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When people attempt to learn a new language, the language(s) they already knowcan help but also hinder their understanding or production of new forms. Thisphenomenon, known as language transfer, is the focus of this book. Thecollection offers new theoretical perspectives, some in the empirical studiesand...

Cognate Vocabulary in Language Acquisition and Use: Attitudes, Awareness, Activation

Otwinowska, Agnieszka.
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(2015)  | 9781783094387 | Channel View Publications | hbk. | book | 304pp | Availability last checked: 18/8/2017
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This book brings together linguistic, psycholinguistic and educationalperspectives on the phenomenon of cognate vocabulary across languages. Itpresents a large-scale, long-term research project focusing on Polish-Englishcognates and their use by bilingual and multilingual learners/users of English.It...

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Research methods in language and education.

King, Kendall. Lai, Yi-Ju. May, Stephen.
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(2017)  | 9783319022482 | Springer | hbk. | 3 ed.,  | book | xxxviii, 555pp | Availability last checked: 4/7/2017
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This new volume of research and scholarly content, essential to language teaching and learning in an age of globalization, is part of the fully revised third edition of the landmark reference that now features non-English-speaking and non-Western perspectives.

Handbook of quantifiers in natural language: volume II.

Keenan, Edward L. Paperno, Denis.
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(2017)  | 9783319443287 | Springer | hbk. | book | xii, 1010pp | Availability last checked: 31/7/2017
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Introduction by Edward L. Keenan, D. Paperno.- The Quantifier Questionnaire by Edward L. Keenan.- Quantification in American Sign Language by Natasha Abner, Ronnie Wilbur.- Quantification in Cantonese by Peppina Lee.- Chicasaw Quantifiers by Pamela Munro.- Quantifiers in Dan-Gw??taa (South Mande) by...

 

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