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Flora of North America: North of Mexico; Volume 9: Magnoliophyta: Picramniaceae to Rosaceae (Flora of North America)
Flora of North America: North of Mexico; Volume 9: Magnoliophyta: Picramniaceae to Rosaceae (Flora of North America)
by Fna Ed Committee
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To be published in 30 volumes, Flora of North America represents the first and only comprehensive taxonomic guide to the extraordinary diversity of plant life blanketing our continent north of Mexico. The collaborative effort of more than 30 major U.S... (read more)

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1,001 Grammar Practice Questions for Dummies Access Code Card (1-Year Subscription)
1,001 Grammar Practice Questions for Dummies Access Code Card (1-Year Subscription)
by Consumer Dummies
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Perplexed by punctuation? Do the parts of speech leave you speechless? Fear not, help is here. Purchasing this Access Code card gives you a one-year renewable, online subscription to 1,001 Grammar Practice Questions For Dummies gives you 1,001... (read more)

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The Bloomsbury Companion to M. A. K. Halliday (Bloomsbury Companions)
The Bloomsbury Companion to M. A. K. Halliday (Bloomsbury Companions)
by Jonathan J. Webster
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The Bloomsbury Companion to M. A. K. Halliday is a comprehensive and accessible reference resource to one of the world's leading and most influential linguists. Born in 1925, Halliday is the figure most responsible for the development of systemic... (read more)

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Functional Syntax Handbook: Analyzing English at the Level of Form (Equinox Textbooks & Surveys in Linguistics)
Functional Syntax Handbook: Analyzing English at the Level of Form (Equinox Textbooks & Surveys in Linguistics)
by Robin Fawcett
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This unique handbook functions as a textbook, a descriptive grammar and a reference work. As a textbook it equips the reader with the concepts, skills and knowledge of probabilities required when analyzing the functional structure of English sentences in... (read more)

Available December 2015
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Corpus Linguistics and Linguistically Annotated Corpora
Corpus Linguistics and Linguistically Annotated Corpora
by Sandra Kuebler
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Linguistically annotated corpora are becoming a central part of the corpus linguistics field. One of its main strengths is the level of searchability it offers, but with it come problems of the initial complexity of query and query tools. This book gives... (read more)

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The Bloomsbury Companion to Stylistics (Bloomsbury Companions)
The Bloomsbury Companion to Stylistics (Bloomsbury Companions)
by Violeta Sotirova
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This Bloomsbury Companion provides an overview of stylistics with a detailed outline of the scope and history of the discipline, as well as its key areas of research.The main research methods and approaches within the field are presented with a detailed... (read more)

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Semiotics of Happiness: Rhetorical Beginnings of a Public Problem (Continuum Advances in Semiotics)
Semiotics of Happiness: Rhetorical Beginnings of a Public Problem (Continuum Advances in Semiotics)
by Ashley Frawley
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The Semiotics of Happiness examines the rise of 'happiness' (and its various satellite terminologies) as a social and political semiotic, exploring its origins in the US and subsequent spread into the UK and across the globe. The research takes as its... (read more)

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What Is Said and What Is Not: The Semantics/Pragmatics Interface (Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture N)
What Is Said and What Is Not: The Semantics/Pragmatics Interface (Center for the Study of Language and Information - Lecture N)
by Carlo Penco
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This volume contains essays that explore explicit and implicit communication through linguistic research. Taking as a framework Paul Grice’s theories on “what is said,” the contributors explore a number of areas, including: the boundary... (read more)

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Analysing Language and Social Meaning: An Introduction
Analysing Language and Social Meaning: An Introduction
by Bob Hodge
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Corpus Linguistics and Linguistically Annotated Corpora
Corpus Linguistics and Linguistically Annotated Corpora
by Sandra Kuebler
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Linguistically annotated corpora are becoming a central part of the corpus linguistics field. One of its main strengths is the level of searchability it offers, but with it come problems of the initial complexity of query and query tools. This book gives... (read more)

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Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #6: Unity in Discourse: Texture and Structure
Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #6: Unity in Discourse: Texture and Structure
by Sonia S. Hasan
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Natural use of language is orderly - a fact that gets camouflaged by what has often been described a 'the messiness of language in use' but which, in fact, often arises from the permeability of social contexts: life's business is not compartmentalised... (read more)

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Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #7: Verbal Art: A Social Science Perspective
Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #7: Verbal Art: A Social Science Perspective
by Sonia S. Hasan
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Language, as Whorf said, the the best show man puts on. And perhaps the most amazing performance in this repertory is verbal art, which thanks to the power of ordinary language, peoples the world with beings who although they do not exist hold a many... (read more)

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Get Ahead! Saqs for Medical Finals (Get Ahead!)
Get Ahead! Saqs for Medical Finals (Get Ahead!)
by Bhavna Gami
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Get ahead! is a brand new essential revision series for medical and surgical finals. Each title contains practice questions similar to those you can expect in the real exam. The series stands out in its use of subject summaries that include all the... (read more)

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Exploring Popular Management Discourse: A Corpus-Assisted Critical Approach (Corpus and Discourse)
Exploring Popular Management Discourse: A Corpus-Assisted Critical Approach (Corpus and Discourse)
by Lischinksy Alon
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This book is a discourse and corpus-based examination of management bestsellers. The field of popular management literature is well-established, and has been much analyzed, although to date there is very little empirical, linguistic research. Alon... (read more)

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Experimental Research Methods in Language Learning (Research Methods in Linguistics)
Experimental Research Methods in Language Learning (Research Methods in Linguistics)
by Aek Phakiti
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This book fully demonstrates the systematic, rigorous research needed to research the linguistics of language learning.Language learning research aims to describe and fully explain how and why language learning takes place, but can fall short of its... (read more)

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The Prosody of Formulaic Language (Corpus and Discourse)
The Prosody of Formulaic Language (Corpus and Discourse)
by Phoebe M. S. Lin
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To treat spoken and written formulaic language in the same fashion is erroneous. It masks the fact that the meaning of spoken formulaic language is encoded to a large extent in its prosody. This book offers a new perspective on formulaic language: it... (read more)

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Alternative Architectures for Systemic Functional Linguistics and Other Theories of Language (Discussions in Functional Approaches to Language)
Alternative Architectures for Systemic Functional Linguistics and Other Theories of Language (Discussions in Functional Approaches to Language)
by Robin P. Fawcett
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The central concept in Systemic Functional Linguistics (SFL) is that of choice between meanings - these being realized in structures. The important question that forms the starting point for this book addresses is: How do we, as users of language, choose... (read more)

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Arabic-English-Arabic Translation: Issues and Strategies
Arabic-English-Arabic Translation: Issues and Strategies
by Husni Ronak
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This book is a manual for both advanced students and translators for translation between Arabic and English. The authors take a practical approach, focusing on contrastive stylistics and pay particular attention to the main areas of difficulty in English/... (read more)

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An Introduction to Corpus Linguistics: The Electronic Analysis of Digital Language in Use
An Introduction to Corpus Linguistics: The Electronic Analysis of Digital Language in Use
by David Oakey
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Divided into two main sections, this book introduces corpus linguistics to a student readership who have grown up in the era of ubiquitous computing, internet search and social media. The first section presents the theoretical and methodological basics... (read more)

Available December 2014
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Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #7: Verbal Art: A Social Science Perspective
Collected Works of Ruqaiya Hasan #7: Verbal Art: A Social Science Perspective
by Sonia S. Hasan
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Language, as Whorf said, the the best show man puts on. And perhaps the most amazing performance in this repertory is verbal art, which thanks to the power of ordinary language, peoples the world with beings who although they do not exist hold a many... (read more)

Available September 2015
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